Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696–1782) Scottish judge and philosopher



Henry Home, Lord Kames (1696–1782) was a Scottish advocate, judge, philosopher, writer and agricultural improver. A central figure of the Scottish Enlightenment, a founder member of the Philosophical Society of Edinburgh, and active in the Select Society, his protégés included James Boswell, David Hume and Adam Smith.
Engraved by S. Freeman after the portrait by David Martin for ‘Lives of Illustrious and Distinguished’ by Robert Chambers, 1834. Published by Blackie & Son, Glasgow.

600 ppi
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Image size approx. 99 x 103 mm