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John Arbuthnott (1778–1860), 8th Viscount of Arbuthnott

Photo credit: Aberdeenshire Museums Service

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The 8th Viscount succeeded his father, the 7th Viscount, in 1800. He served as Lord Lieutenant of Kincardineshire from 1805 to 1847 and as Rector of King's College, Aberdeen from 1827 to 1837. He sat in the House of Lords as a representative peer for Scotland from 1818 to 1820 and from 1821 to 1847.

Mintlaw Discovery Centre

Peterhead


Date

c.1840

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 142.7 x W 210 cm (E)

Accession number

KM 1

Acquisition method

transferred from Laurencekirk Town Council

Work type

Painting


Normally on display at

Mintlaw Discovery Centre

Station Road, Mintlaw, Peterhead, Aberdeenshire AB42 5EE Scotland

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