Sir Henry Raeburn.
Portrait of Sir John and Lady Clerk of Penicuik.
1792. Oil on canvas. The Beit Collection, Russborough, Co. Wicklow, UK. More. [Order a Print][Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction]
Portrait of Sir John and Lady Clerk of Penicuik
. This was Raeburn's first picture to be exhibited in London, being shown at Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery in 1792. The background is the estate at Penicuik, and the landscape that inspired Ramsay
's The Gentle Shepherd