Allan, David (17441796)

Allan, David, a Scottish portrait and historical painter, born at Alloa; illustrated Ramsay's “Gentle Shepherd”; his greatest work is the “Origin of Painting,” now in the National Gallery at Edinburgh (17441796).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Allahabad` * Allan, Sir William
Aliwal`
Al`kahest
Alkalies
Alkaline earths
Alkaloids
Alkmaar`
Alkmer, Henrik van
All the Talents, Administration of
Al`lah
Allahabad`
Allan, David
Allan, Sir William
Allantois
Allard`
Allegha`ny
Allegha`ny Mountains
Allegorical interpretation
Allegory
Allegri
Al`leine, Joseph
Allen, Bog of