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date: 28 February 2021

Raeburn, Sir Henrylocked

(1756–1823)
  • Duncan Thomson

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Raeburn, Sir Henry (1756–1823), portrait painter, was born on 4 March 1756 in the village of Stockbridge, now a district of Edinburgh which lies about a mile north-west of Edinburgh Castle, at that time the westernmost limit of the city. He was baptized three days later in the parish church of ...

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National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh
National Gallery of Scotland
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh
National Register of Archives, private collection