The scene takes place at St.

Andrews and depicts a golfing game between Sir David Baird and Sir Ralph Anstruther, against Major Playfair and John Campbell, Esq. Of Glensaddel. The painting comprises of some 52 people, all of whom have been named in the original catalogue for the work.


Alexander Hill; Angus Cheape Esq.

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