Artist Henry Raeburn, Scottish, 1756-1823
Title
  • Henry David Erskine, Twelfth Earl of Buchan
Date ca. 1805
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 49 1/2 × 39 1/2 inches (125.7 × 100.3 cm)
Framed: 58 3/8 × 49 × 3 1/2 inches (148.3 × 124.5 × 8.9 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 20.100
Department European Painting
On View British S361, Level 3 (see map)
until at least 1876, Miss Fullarton;
(Henry Reinhardt and Sons, Inc., New York, New York, USA);
1920-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Sir Henry Raeburn. Exh. cat., Royal Academy National Galleries. Edinburgh, 1876, no. 166. [painted about 1805, lent by Miss Fullarton.]

Scottish Old Masters. Exh. cat., Grafton Gallery. London, 1895.

Armstrong, W. Raeburn, W. London, 1901, p. 101.

Burroughs, C. "A Portrait by Sir Henry Raeburn." Bulletin of the DIA 2, no. 7 (1921): pp. 62-65 (ill.).

Heil, W. Catalogue of Paintings in the Permanent Collection of The Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1930, cat. 174 (ill.).

Richardson, E.P., ed. Detroit Institute of Arts Catalogue of Paintings. Detroit, 1944, pp. 105-106, no. 174.