John Frederick Herring, Sen. (British, 1795-1865)
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John Frederick Herring, Sen. (British, 1795-1865)

A St James's saddled grey coach horse with a coachman and dog; and A harnessed St Giles cab horse with his driver

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John Frederick Herring, Sen. (British, 1795-1865)
A St James's saddled grey coach horse with a coachman and dog; and A harnessed St Giles cab horse with his driver
the first signed and dated 'J.F. Herring Senr/1845' (lower right); the second signed and dated 'J.F. Herring. Sen./1845' (lower left, on the post)
oil on canvas
15 x 20½ in. (38.1 x 52.1 cm.)
a pair (2)
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 17 July 1974, lot 143.
with Richard Green, London, 1976.
Lady Gibbs.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 23 November 1979, lot 49.
Literature
Oliver Beckett, J F Herring & Sons, London, 1981, p. 117, nos. 169 & 170, as 'St James's' and 'St Giles', (a pair of contrasting horses, one with a smart top-hatted coachman, and the other a ragged driver).
Sally Mitchell, Dictionary of Equestrian Artists, Woodbridge, 1983, ill. p. 261 (in color).
Sale room notice
Please note additional provenance:
with Richard Green, London, 1967.
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