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Creator:
Charles Shirreff, ca. 1750–1829, British
Title:
Colonel Donald MacLeod of St. Kilda
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and white gouache on ivory in original gold frame; lock of hair and miniature metal weapons on back
Dimensions:
Frame: 3 × 2 3/8 × 1/4 inches (7.6 × 6 × 0.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Gold and enamel insignia on verso: "RS"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2017.45
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors-Miniatures
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cannon (artillery) | eyebrows | military art | pollaxes | portrait | rifle (long gun) | sword | uniform
Associated People:
MacLeod, Colonel Donald of St. Kilda (died ca. 1796), East India Company officer, married to Diana MacDonald of Tormore, Inverness-shire
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:74754
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