One of the four Stuart miniatures. Prince James Edward Stuart, 'The Old Pretender' (1688-1766), painted in oval on ivory. The prince, half length facing, half left, in full bottom wig, with ermine trimmed scarlet robe and grey coat with gilt trimmings and white stock and a blue order sash. Plain flat rectangular ebony frame with gilt fillet and acorn clasp for hanger. Oval brass plaque on reverse recording the identity of the sitter.
1944, gifted to the National Trust by Field Marshal Sir Archibald and Lady Montgomery Massingberd.