• Old Master & 19th Century Pain auction at Christies

    Sale 7783

    Old Master & 19th Century Paintings, Drawings & Watercolours Day Sale

    9 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 239

    John Ferneley, Sen. (Leicestershire 1782-1860)

    A grey hunter in a wooded landscape

    Price Realised  

    John Ferneley, Sen. (Leicestershire 1782-1860)
    A grey hunter in a wooded landscape
    signed, inscribed and dated 'J. Ferneley/Melton Mowbray/1852' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    33¼ x 43 in. (84.4 x 109.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    E.B. Hartopp.


    Literature

    Major Guy Paget, The Melton Mowbray of John Ferneley (1782-1860), Leicester, 1931, p. 153, no. 644 'E.B. Hartopp, Esq., May, 1852, Portrait of a Grey Horse'.