John Kay, Scottish caricaturist and engraver

Duff House, Long Gallery, Banff, AB45 3SX

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“John Kay” was a Scottish caricaturist and engraver in Edinburgh in the late 18th and early 19th century. Wendy McGlashan is an Aberdeen PhD student who will give us an insight into this barber turned printmaker and portrait miniaturist, whose published works form a unique record of the social life and popular habits of this interesting period in Edinburgh.


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    These Talks are open to all with no need to book.
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    There is no extra charge to those with entry to Duff House nor to members of FoDH; a nominal charge is payable by others. The talks are timed to allow attendees to enjoy lunch, and/or afternoon tea, in the downstairs Tea Room. There is disabled access to all floors.Important: The Friends Talks are a perfume free zone. We politely ask that all those coming along do not use perfumed products beforehand

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