David Scott, 1746 - 1805. Merchant and Director of the East India Company

Oil on canvas | 76.2 x 63.5cm | About 1775

Tilly Kettle

Painted by Tilly Kettle, the first prominent British artist to work in India, this portrait exemplifies Scottish involvement in Britain's growing empire. Its subject, David Scott, was born in Craig, Forfarshire and educated at the University of St An...
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