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Sir James Steuart Denham, 8th Bt

3 of 312 portraits by Richard Dighton

Regency Portraits Catalogue

Sir James Steuart Denham, 8th Bt

by Richard Dighton
1836-1837
10 3/4 in. x 8 1/2 in. (273 mm x 216 mm)
NPG 2756

Inscriptionback to top

Inscribed Sir James Steuart Denham Bart./of Coltness Aged 92 and signed lower right: R Dighton/67 St George's Place Cheltenham.

Physical descriptionback to top

Whole-length standing by a chair in a dark blue tail-coat, black trousers, white waistcoat, Star of GCH; curly white hair and whiskers, fresh complexion, smiling expression.

Provenanceback to top

Given by W. M. Campbell Smyth 1935.


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.

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