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Bishop Aeneas Chisholm (1836–1918)

Photo credit: Blairs Museum

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Aeneas Chisholm served as Bishop of Aberdeen from 1899 until his death in 1918, having been the Rector of Aberdeen previously. This portrait was quite possibly painted to commemorate the opening of the new college at Blairs.

Blairs Museum


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    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    145 x 104 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    commissioned (?)


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South Deeside Road Blairs, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire AB12 5YQ Scotland

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