Artist commonly known as 'Snaffles'.

Depicts a member of the 87th regiment and his dog in a tongue-in-cheek manner, demonstrating that humour was an important part of army life. Purchased by the Art Fund with the assistance of the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation.


Private collection; Tryon Gallery.

Royal Irish Fusiliers Museum

Sovereign's House, The Mall, ARMAGH, County Armagh, BT61 9DL
028 3752 2911

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