Historical Portraits Picture Archive

Portrait of John Campbell of Kilberry 1780-1838 1815c.

Sir Henry Raeburn PRSA 

Portrait of John Campbell of Kilberry 1780-1838, Sir Henry Raeburn PRSA
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Oil on canvas
19th Century
50 x 40 inches 127 x 101.2
 
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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