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Horse McDonald (b.1958), Singer and Songwriter

© the artist. Photo credit: National Galleries of Scotland

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Horse McDonald is an iconic and unique singer-songwriter and is one of Scotland’s most celebrated singers. She has been writing, recording and performing for over thirty years. Q magazine described her as owning ‘one of the finest voices of modern times, soul and intelligence combined.’

National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Title

Horse McDonald (b.1958), Singer and Songwriter

Date

2019

Medium

oil on linen

Measurements

H 140 x W 120 cm

Accession number

PG 3805

Acquisition method

purchased, 2020

Work type

Painting

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