The 8th Duke of Hamilton with Dr John Moore and Ensign John Moore by Gavin Hamilton

3 figures with Duke in centre, Dr Moore to his right and Dr's son to Duke's left.


Oil on canvas
178 x 102 cm
Art Fund grant:
£93,750 ( Total: £1,237,500)
Acquired in:
Duke of Hamilton and Brandon

A large dog also sits on the Duke's left. In the background can be seen the Campo Vaccino and Alban hills. The Temple of Concord id behind them on the right.


Commissioned by the 8th Duke of Hamiton in Rome; thence by decent to present Duke of Hamilton, Lennoxlove House, East Lothian

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Scottish National Portrait Gallery 1 Queen Street, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH2 1JD 0131 624 6200

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