The artist painted in a range of media and was successful as a portraitist (his sitters included the Earl of Mar and Kellie), as well as a painter of still lives, landscapes and genre. He painted in a bold and sometimes unsubtle style, of which this work is an example.
Where to see this painting?
Clackmannanshire Council Museum and Heritage Service
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