Burns Night // Scottish Collection

We have complied a selection of Scottish inspired pieces from our collection, in celebration of yesterday's Burns Night. You may recognise some of these paintings from our current display in Gallery 8 Victorian Views of Scottishness, however the others might surprise you.....

Which are your favourites?

  Arran [Across Kilbrannan Sound]  1894, Henry Moore R.W.S., R.A.   ©   Manchester City Galleries   Currently on display in Gallery 8

Arran [Across Kilbrannan Sound] 1894, Henry Moore R.W.S., R.A. © Manchester City Galleries

Currently on display in Gallery 8

  A Spate in the Highlands,  1866, Peter Graham © Manchester City Galleries   Currently on display in Gallery 8

A Spate in the Highlands, 1866, Peter Graham © Manchester City Galleries

Currently on display in Gallery 8

  Scotland,  1930, Frank Brangwyn, © Manchester City Galleries © the Artist’s Estate. All Rights Reserved 2015/ Bridgeman Images

Scotland, 1930, Frank Brangwyn, © Manchester City Galleries © the Artist’s Estate. All Rights Reserved 2015/ Bridgeman Images

  Carte-de-visite photograph , 1860-1870, Lambert Weston & Son (photographic studio) © Manchester City Galleries

Carte-de-visite photograph, 1860-1870, Lambert Weston & Son (photographic studio) © Manchester City Galleries

  Rocks at Iona,  Samuel John Peploe © Manchester City Galleries

Rocks at Iona, Samuel John Peploe © Manchester City Galleries

  Carte-de-visite photograph,  1860-1870, Lambert Weston & Son (photographic studio) © Manchester City Galleries

Carte-de-visite photograph, 1860-1870, Lambert Weston & Son (photographic studio) © Manchester City Galleries

  Autumn Leaves,  1856, John Everett Millais © Manchester City Galleries   Currently on display in Gallery 8

Autumn Leaves, 1856, John Everett Millais © Manchester City Galleries

Currently on display in Gallery 8

  Sir Walter Scott,  John Watson Gordon, Smith, Colvin (formerly attributed to) © Manchester City Galleries  ''created the Victorian vision of Highland Scotland through his romantic poems and novels. This led to a century-long Scottish tourism boom''   Currently on display in Gallery 8

Sir Walter Scott, John Watson Gordon, Smith, Colvin (formerly attributed to) © Manchester City Galleries

''created the Victorian vision of Highland Scotland through his romantic poems and novels. This led to a century-long Scottish tourism boom''

Currently on display in Gallery 8

  Cabinet photograph,  1889, Ralston & Sons (photographers) © Manchester City Galleries

Cabinet photograph, 1889, Ralston & Sons (photographers) © Manchester City Galleries