George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal

1 portrait on display in Room 11 at the National Portrait Gallery

George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal, attributed to Placido Costanzi, circa 1733 - NPG 552 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

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George Keith, 10th Earl Marischal

attributed to Placido Costanzi
oil on copper, circa 1733
17 3/8 in. x 12 5/8 in. (442 mm x 321 mm)
Transferred from British Museum, 1879
Primary Collection
NPG 552


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Perhaps the portrait mentioned by Marischal in 1733 when on a mission to Madrid for the 'Old Pretender'. The castle in the background is the family seat of Dunothar in Scotland. More detailed information on this portrait is available in a National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue, John Kerslake's Early Georgian Portraits (1977, out of print).

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