• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5686

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    9 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 97

    David Martin (Anstruther, Fife, 1737-1798 Edinburgh)

    Portrait of John Hume of Ninewells (1709-1786), half-length, in a brown coat and waistcoat

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    Estimate

    David Martin (Anstruther, Fife, 1737-1798 Edinburgh)
    Portrait of John Hume of Ninewells (1709-1786), half-length, in a brown coat and waistcoat
    oil on canvas, unframed
    30¼ x 24¾ in. (77 x 63 cm.)


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    Another version of the present portrait is in the Collection of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh.

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    Provenance

    The Earl of Kintore (according to an old label on the reverse).