Alexander Nasmyth (1758-1840), Painter and scientist
Sitter in 3 portraitsArtist associated with 6 portraits
by Alexander Nasmythoil on canvas, circa 1821-1822 (1787)On display in Room 18 at the National Portrait GalleryNPG 46
by Edward Mitchell, after Alexander Nasmythline engraving, (1787)NPG D32442
by John Beugo, after Alexander Nasmythstipple engraving, published 1787NPG D13790
by Paton Thomson, after Alexander Nasmythline engraving, published 1798NPG D32441
by John Christian Zeitter, after Alexander Nasmythmezzotint, published 1839NPG D32440
after Alexander Nasmythgravure, late 19th centuryNPG D32439
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