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Oil painting - Ruins of Elgin Cathedral
  • Ruins of Elgin Cathedral
    Roberts, David RA, born 1796 - died 1864
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Ruins of Elgin Cathedral

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Date:

    1853 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Roberts, David RA, born 1796 - died 1864 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Joshua Dixon

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1853 (painted)


Roberts, David RA, born 1796 - died 1864 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Marks and inscriptions

'David Roberts RA 1853'
Signed and dated by the artist, lower left


Height: 49.7 cm estimate, Width: 74.8 cm estimate, :

Object history note

Bequeathed by Joshua Dixon, 1886

Descriptive line

Oil painting, 'Ruins of Elgin Cathedral', David Roberts RA, 1853

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 253


Oil paint; Canvas


Oil painting


Paintings; Scotland


Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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