Sir John Watson Gordon RA PRSA (1788-1864)

Sir John Watson Gordon RA PRSA (1788-1864)

Code: C1236


W: 100cm (39.4")H: 125cm (49.2")

£4,600.00 Approx $5822.78, €5380.12

Alexander Alexander (1783-1859) was a Scottish mercenary, traveller and adventurer. Engravings of this portrait by Thomas Hodgetts are held at the Scottish National Gallery, Edinburgh (Sp V 323.1) and The National Portrait Gallery, London (Npg D342). Alexander wrote an autobiography, The Life of Alexander Alexander, which was edited by John Howell and published in two volumes by Blackwoods in 1830.

Sitter in 2 portraits

Oil on Canvas

Painted by Sir John Watson Gordon, R.A., P.R.S.A. (1788-1864).

Exhibited: Scottish National Exhibition, Edinburgh 1908

Materials : Oil Painting on Canvas
Origin : British
Manufacture Date : c.1810