The Wallace Collection

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The Huntsman
  • Horace Vernet (1789 - 1863)
  • The Huntsman
  • France
  • probably early 1820s
  • Painting
  • Watercolour on paper
  • Image size: 9.3 x 12.8 cm
  • Signature: 'H Vernet.'
    Inscription: 'P740' Written in pencil
  • P740
  • Not on display
Further Reading
  • This watercolour probably dates from the early 1820s. It recalls the work of Vernet’s father, Carle (cf. Vernet, 'Duck Shooting', P608 and 'The Quarry', P614) which was influenced by English art.