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Regency Portraits Catalogue

Gilbert Elliot Murray Kynynmound, 1st Earl of Minto (1751-1814), Scottish politician and diplomat; Governor-General of India

Diplomat; Viceroy of Corsica 1794-6, Envoy to Vienna 1799-1801, Governor-General of India 1806-13.

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Archer 1979
Mildred Archer, India and British Portraiture, 1979.

Minto 1880
Countess of Minto, Lord Minto in India, 1880.

This extended catalogue entry is from the out-of-print National Portrait Gallery collection catalogue: Richard Walker, Regency Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, 1985, and is as published then. For the most up-to-date details on individual Collection works, we recommend reading the information provided in the Search the Collection results on this website in parallel with this text.