This portrait was commissioned in 1937 after the death of King George V, who served as Colonel-in-Chief of The Black Watch from 1912 until his death in 1936. It is probably based on a photograph of about 1927.
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The Black Watch Castle & Museum
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More on this painting
gift from the Officers' Mess, The Black Watch Depot, Perth, 1962; on loan to The Black Watch, 3rd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland