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Hunter, John Kelsolocked

  • G. C. Boase
  • , revised by Anne Pimlott Baker


Hunter, John Kelso (1802–1873), portrait painter and author, was born on 15 December 1802 at Dankeith, Ayrshire, the seat of Colonel William Kelso. His father, who died about 1810, had moved there from Chirnside, Berwickshire, in 1799 to work as a gardener. Hunter...

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