Olga's Gallery

Sir Joshua Reynolds

Robert Orme.

1756. Oil on canvas. 239 x 147 cm. National Gallery, London, UK. Read Note.

Sir Joshua Reynolds. Robert Orme.

Robert Orme (1725-1790) was a Lieutenant in the Coldstream Guards and aide-de-camp to General Braddock in America; he was wounded in an ambush by the French near Fort Duquesne, later renamed Pittsburg, He returned to England shortly before the outbreak of the Seven Years’ War