City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

David Hume's Statue on the High Street


By edg - Posted on 19 May 2008

Edinburgh Area: 
Old Town Edinburgh
David Hume's Statue on the High Street

Statue of renowned philosopher and leading light of the Edinburgh Enlightenment, David Hume, complete with neo-classical toga. The oil painting of the philospher as an older man, by renowned Edinburgh portrait artist Allan Ramsay can be seen in the National Portrait Gallery.

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EdinburghGuide.com