About Sarah McCall
Bonar, Mrs. Miss Sarah M'Call, daughter of John M'Call, of Glasgow, and wife of Alexander Bonar, of Ratho. Bust, middle aged ; she wears a black gown, a white fichu, and a white muslin cap, from under which her brown hair hangs in curls on each side of her brow; 30 x 25. Like the companion portrait of Mr. Bonar, this was originally a three-quarter length, and was cut to its present size for a similar reason. The canvas is under an oval slip. Presented to Scottish National Gallery by her grand-daughter, Miss S. A. Fleming, Edinburgh, in fulfilment of the wish of her brother, Mr. Alexander Bonar Fleming, of Millwood, Corstorphine, 1900.