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P62. Lady Christian Leslie, Marchioness of Montrose



A Follower of Sir John Baptiste Medina.
Oil on canvas. Oval 29 X 24ins.
Younger daughter of John, Duke of Rothes and Anne Lindsay. Married James, 3rd Marquis of Montrose, circa 1681,and was the mother of the 1st Duke of Montrose. The Marquis died in 1684 and she married secondly Sir John Bruce of Balcaskie and Kinross, 1687, by whom there were no children. She died in 1710.

Purchased from Sotheby's on closure of Leslie House 2003.
Cleaned and restored by James H. Barry 2004.
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