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Malcolm Mc.Pherson

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1851,0308.521

  • Title (object)

    • Malcolm Mc.Pherson
  • Description

    Portrait of Malcolm McPherson, whole length, standing on grassland, directed very slightly to left with head tilted slightly to right, glancing towards left; wearing Highland Regimental dress, holding up a sword in his right hand and pistol in the left. 1743 Etching and engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1743
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 301 millimetres
    • Width: 190 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with the title, information about the sitter over two lines and over erased text 'Sold by Iohn Bowles _ at ye Black Horse, Cornhil:'
  • Curator's comments

    Portrait similar to that of Farquar Shaw, see 1851,0308.579

  • Bibliography

    • O'Donoghue 1908-25 1 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (BH/FF10/Portraits British CX P3)

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1851

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1851,0308.521

Portrait of Malcolm McPherson, whole length, standing on grassland, directed very slightly to left with head tilted slightly to right, glancing towards left; wearing Highland Regimental dress, holding up a sword in his right hand and pistol in the left.  1743 Etching and engraving

Recto

Portrait of Malcolm McPherson, whole length, standing on grassland, directed very slightly to left with head tilted slightly to right, glancing towards left; wearing Highland Regimental dress, holding up a sword in his right hand and pistol in the left. 1743 Etching and engraving

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