George Heriot (1563-1624) Scottish goldsmith and philanthropist who is remembered today as founder of George Heriot’s School



Antique portrait print, original steel engraving of George Heriot (or hi-res digital image) drawn and engraved by J. and J. Johnstone and published in ‘Historical and Descriptive Account of George Heriot’s Hospital’, Edinburgh 1827.

Steel engraving (on India paper)
Original image size 162 x 218 mm
Digital image size 1911 x 2572 px
16.2 cm x 21.8 cm (300 dpi)