Fox-Hunting by Thomas Rowlandson

Series of 6 etchings showing the events in a day fox-hunting.

Details

Medium:
Coloured etching
Art Fund grant:
£200 ( Total: £200)
Acquired in:
1933
Vendor:
Arthur Ackermann &Sons

The future George IV is amongst the figures. Part of a series of aquatints and prints presented to the British Museum after the public expressed regret at the poor representation of British Sporting Art in the National Collections.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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