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Heron Shooting
  • Horace Vernet (1789 - 1863)
  • Heron Shooting
  • France
  • c. 1818
  • Painting
  • Sepia wash on paper
  • Image size: 19.6 x 26.1 cm
  • Signature: 'HVernet'
  • P724
  • Not on display
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • An early work, probably drawn about 1818, which recalls the work of Vernet’s father, Carle (cf. Vernet, 'Duck Shooting', P608 and 'The Quarry', P614) which was influenced by English art.