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Sparrow, Walter Shaw, 1862-1940.

British sporting artists from Barlow to Herring, by Walter Shaw Sparrow; with a foreword by Sir Theodore Cook and twenty-seven illustrations in colour and seventy-six in black & white.

London, John Lane; [1922]
New York, C. Scribner's sons [1922]
Physical Description:
xiii, 249 p. col. front., plates (part col.) 29 x 23 cm.
Reference Library
ND1385 S6 (LC)+ Oversize
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Subject Terms:
Artists -- Great Britain.
Sporting prints.
Sports in art.

  • The subject in brief.--Francis Barlow and his contemporaries.--Peter Tillemans: 1680(?)-1734.--Seymour and some other primitives.--John Wootton: 1678(?)-1765.--George Stubbs and his influence.--Morland, Rowlandson, and Ibbetson.--Howitt, James Ward, and Ben Marshall.--Dalby, Ferneley, and Charles Towne.--Some aspects of Henry Alken.--The Landseer-Herring period and its influence.