Hon. Basil Cochrane; James Edgar; a beggar

1 portrait of James Edgar

Hon. Basil Cochrane; James Edgar; a beggar, by John Kay, 1784 - NPG D16273 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Hon. Basil Cochrane; James Edgar; a beggar

by John Kay
etching, 1784
3 1/2 in. x 4 5/8 in. (90 mm x 119 mm) plate size; 8 1/8 in. x 7 1/2 in. (205 mm x 191 mm) paper size
Purchased, 1966
Reference Collection
NPG D16273


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Sittersback to top

  • Hon. Basil Cochrane (died 1788), Commissioner of Excise; brother of 8th Earl of Dundonald. Sitter in 1 portrait.
  • James Edgar (died 1799), Commissioner of Excise. Sitter in 1 portrait.

Artistback to top

  • John Kay (1742-1826), Miniature painter and caricaturist. Artist associated with 273 portraits, Sitter in 4 portraits.