Maker: George Jamesone
Jamesone, George (1589/90–1644), portrait painter, was born in Aberdeen between the autumn of 1589 and the summer of 1590, the third son and fourth child of a master mason, Andrew Jamesone, and his wife, Marjory Anderson. Both of these families were prosperous and well established in the city. ...
Ross, Sir William Charles (1794–1860), miniature painter, was born on 3 June 1794, the elder son of William Ross (d. after 1842), miniature painter, and his wife, Maria (1766–1836), daughter of William Smith, silk merchant, and Mary Hoole, of Bow, London. Ross...