Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of John Campbell of Kilberry (1780-1838), c.1815 

Sir Henry Raeburn PRSA (1756-1823)

Portrait of John Campbell of Kilberry (1780-1838), c.1815, Sir Henry Raeburn PRSA
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Oil on canvas
19th Century
50 x 40 in (127 x 101.2 cm)
 
Raeburn's best portraits surpass those even of Lawrence for their understated beauty and sheer physical presence, with a dynamic, romantic quality that Lawrence's politer more courtly paintings do not convey.
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