Henry Raeburn

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Style: Romanticism;

Place: Stockbridge

Born: 1756

Death: 1823

Nationality: United Kingdom

Biography:

Sir Henry Raeburn FRSE RA RSA (/ˈreɪbərn/ 4 March 1756 – 8 July 1823) was a British portrait painter and Scotland's first significant portrait painter since the Union to remain based in Scotland. He served as Portrait Painter to King George IV in Scotland. Raeburn was born the son of a manufacturer in Stockbridge, on the Water of Leith: a former vi...

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