P4: Anne Lindsay, Duchess of Rothes

By David or John Scougal Oil on canvas mounted on board, 29 x 23 ins. White dress, green drape, green stones in brooches, brown hair. Exhibited: October 1989 together with Duke (P5). Scottish National Portrait Gallery – Patrons and Painters, Art in Scotland 1650 – 1760′ Cleaned etc. Michael Leslie 1994. Lady Anne Lindsay, daughter […]

P37. John, 10th Earl of Rothes

Circle of Allan Ramsay Oil on canvas, 28 x 24ins. Bust length oval within rectangular canvas, wearing breastplate. Formerly in the collection of The Earl of Haddington. During his life time on Christmas day 1763, Leslie House was destroyed by fire. Adverse weather hampered effective firefighting and with few exceptions most of the valuables were […]

P27: John, 9th Earl of Rothes

By John Baptiste de Medina, signed and dated 1694. Oil on canvas 48 x 37ins. Three quarter length wearing armour. Inherited as 9th Earl on the death of his mother 1700. Obtained new patent 1702 confirming the separation of the Rothes and Haddington titles and estates. 1711 sold remaining estates at Rothes. Opposed Jacobites who […]

P61. Kininvie House

By Andrew Gamsley, 1944 Oil on canvas Situated near Rothes in the Spey valley. Originally Kininvie House gave its name to a branch of the Balquhain Leslies, more recently owned and occupied (1936-45) by The Hon. J.W. Leslie, 2nd son of 19th Earl of Rothes. Renovated with additional building 1937. On loan.