Nel Whiting

Career summary

Completed M.Litt in 2010, with dissertation entitled Gender, class and nationality in David Allan’s ‘small, Domestic and conversation’ works.

Awarded the Leah Leneman Essay Prize by Women’s History Scotland for new writing in Scottish gender history for an essay based on this.

Areas of interest / research

Scottish C18th family group portraits (particular focus at present on David Allan)

Details of books/publications relating to your work on British portraiture

‘Dynasty, Nationality and Patriarchy in David Allan’s ‘4th Duke of Atholl’’ in History Scotland, Vol 12 No 2 March/April 2012.