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John Ballantyne

(1815-1897), Portrait painter

Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist associated with 9 portraits
Born in Kelso in the Scottish Borders, John Ballantyne trained at the Trustees' Academy in Edinburgh under William Allan and Thomas Duncan, before studying in London, Paris and Rome. When he returned to Edinburgh in 1839, he established himself as a portrait and history painter. In 1848 he was appointed Headmaster of the Trustees' Academy. Ballantyne moved to London in 1863.

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Erskine Nicol, by Vincent Brooks, after  John Ballantyne - NPG D38966

Erskine Nicol

by Vincent Brooks, after John Ballantyne
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D38966

Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt, by Vincent Brooks, after  John Ballantyne - NPG D7619

Sir John Everett Millais, 1st Bt

by Vincent Brooks, after John Ballantyne
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D7619

Carlo Marochetti, by Vincent Brooks, after  John Ballantyne - NPG D7620

Carlo Marochetti

by Vincent Brooks, after John Ballantyne
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D7620

John Phillip, by Vincent Brooks, after  John Ballantyne - NPG D7650

John Phillip

by Vincent Brooks, after John Ballantyne
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D7650

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Erskine Nicol

by Vincent Brooks, after John Ballantyne
chromolithograph, 1860s
NPG D7651

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