ALLAN RAMSAY (SCOTTISH 1713-1784)

HALF LENGTH PORTRAIT OF DR. ALEXANDER MONRO
Oil on canvas, feigned oval
72cm x 62cm (28.5in x 24.5in)
Estimate £ 30,000-50,000

Provenance: By family descent until purchased by the current vendor in 2006
Exhibited: Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh and Medicine, Edinburgh 1976, no.147
Literature: Alastair Smart, Allan Ramsay, 1999, no.369b

Sold for £51,650 (buyer's premium included)