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Behold, Couragious Collonel Monro, a Highland Hero, Turn'd a Blue Goun Beau

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1935,0522.13.299

  • Title (object)

    • Behold, Couragious Collonel Monro, a Highland Hero, Turn'd a Blue Goun Beau
  • Description

    Portrait iof Colonel Monro; full-length standing to left, wearing a long cloak and sash over a tattered coat, with a rosette in his hat and carrying a staff against his left arm; state after date altered and moved from left. 1801
    Etching

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1801
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 95 millimetres
    • Width: 68 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below the image with the title; scratched in the image in lower right 'I Kay 1802'.
  • Curator's comments

    From an album of Kay's work in BM P&D, apparently assembled by himself, with manuscript notes: see 1935,0522.13.1.
    For an earlier states see 1937,1108.67 and 1943,0410.1758

  • Location

    Not on display (159.b.24)

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1935

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1935,0522.13.299

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