Robert Burns

1 portrait of Robert Burns

Robert Burns, by John Christian Zeitter, after  Alexander Nasmyth, published 1839 - NPG D32440 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Robert Burns

by John Christian Zeitter, after Alexander Nasmyth
mezzotint, published 1839
21 7/8 in. x 16 in. (557 mm x 405 mm) plate size; 22 5/8 in. x 16 1/2 in. (575 mm x 419 mm) paper size
acquired Unknown source, 1963
Reference Collection
NPG D32440


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  • Robert Burns (1759-1796), Poet. Sitter associated with 10 portraits.

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  • Alexander Nasmyth (1758-1840), Painter and scientist. Artist associated with 6 portraits, Sitter in 3 portraits.
  • John Christian Zeitter (active 1824-died 1862). Artist associated with 1 portrait.

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