Although we all know what Robert Burns looked like from the painting by Alexander Nasmyth
, right, Caroline and her team at the University of Dundee have created a life-size model of Burns' head, reconstructed using state-of-theart forensic technology.
Until now, the most famous image of Burns was the 18th-century portrait by Alexander Nasmyth
, which hangs in the National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh.
Among the iconic works held at the stunning Victorian Gothic building on Queen Street is the world's best-known portrait of Robert Burns, by Alexander Nasmyth
, and of Mary, Queen of Scots.