Allan Ramsay (Edinburgh 1713-1784 Dover)
Portrait of Sir John Hynde Cotton, 3rd Bt. (died 1752), three-quarter-length, in a burgundy coat and a blue cloak
signed 'A. Ramsay/1740' (on ledge, lower right) and inscribed 'Sir John Hinde Cotton. Bart. MP.' (upper left)
oil on canvas
123 x 97cm (48 7/16 x 38 3/16in).