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John Ferneley, Sen. (Thrussington, Leicestershire 1782-1860 Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire)
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John Ferneley, Sen. (Thrussington, Leicestershire 1782-1860 Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire)

Clinker, the bay hunter of H.H. Holdich-Hungerford of Dingley Park, Northamptonshire

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John Ferneley, Sen. (Thrussington, Leicestershire 1782-1860 Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire)
Clinker, the bay hunter of H.H. Holdich-Hungerford of Dingley Park, Northamptonshire
signed, inscribed and dated 'J. Ferneley Melton Mowbray 1831' (lower right) and inscribed 'CLINKER' (lower centre)
oil on canvas
34 x 42 in. (86.4 x 106.7 cm.)
Provenance
Commissioned by H.H. Holdich-Hungerford.
Mrs. George Strawbridge Snr, Malvern, PA, USA; Sotheby's, New York, 5 June 1986, lot 93 ($42,000).
with Richard Green, London, 1986.
Lt. Col. John Metcalfe Wood, until 2004.
with Richard Green, London, 2004, where purchased by the present owner.
Literature
Major Guy Paget, The Melton Mowbray of John Ferneley, 1931, p. 139, no 334.
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