Sir James Mackintosh (1765-1832) Scottish jurist, Whig politician and historian



Sir James Mackintosh (1765–1832) was a Scottish jurist, Whig politician and historian. His studies and sympathies embraced many interests. He was trained as a doctor and barrister, and worked also as a journalist, judge, administrator, professor, philosopher and politician.
Engraved by J. Cochran, after the original by Sir Thomas Lawrence PRA, for the ‘National Portrait Gallery of Illustrious and Eminent Personages of the 19th Century’ by William Jerdan. Published by Fisher, Son & Jackson, London 1832.

Steel engraving
Image size 91 x 112 mm
600 ppi