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Jan Wyck, ca. 1645–1700

Hare Hunting

ca. 1690
Materials & Techniques:
Oil on canvas
56 x 48 inches (142.2 x 121.9 cm)

Signed in brown paint, lower right: "JWÿck"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
chasing | coats | cravat | dogs (animals) | equestrians | genre subject | hare | hats | horses (animals) | hounds (dogs) | hunters | hunting | lake | landscape | men | rabbit | riding habit | running | sporting art | trees | water | woman
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

Sidesaddle, 1690-1935 (National Sporting Library and Museum, 2018-09-07 - 2019-03-24) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

The Age of William III and Mary II (The Grolier Club, 1988-12-13 - 1989-01-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Noble Exercise - The Sporting Ideal in Eighteenth-Century British Art (Yale Center for British Art, 1982-07-14 - 1982-09-19) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

Painting in England 1700-1850 - From The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon (Yale University Art Gallery, 1965-04-15 - 1965-06-20) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

An exhibition of fine XVIII and XIXth century sporting paintings : 26th September - 27th October 1962, Illustrated catalogues price five shillings in aid of the olympic games and international equestrian fund , Arthur Ackermann & Son Ltd., London, 1962, fig. 8, DealerCat Arthur Ackermann [ORBIS]

Robert Colls, This sporting life : sport and liberty in England, 1760-1960, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2020, p. 372, GV706.35 .C65 2020 (LC) YCBA [ORBIS]

Malcolm Cormack, Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 266-267, N590.2 A83 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Stephen Deuchar, Noble exercise : the sporting ideal in eighteenth-century British art, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 1982, pp. 10, 16, 42, no. 28, ND1388 G7 D48+ (YCBA) [YCBA]

Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867 : A Catalogue : The Paul Mellon Collection, , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, p. 6, no. 6, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]

English Animal and Sporting Pictures in the Mellon Collection, Apollo, vol. 77,ns#14, April 1963, p. 283, fig. 1, N1 A54 + (YCBA) Another Copy also available in Vertical File: V1168 [YCBA]

Painting in England 1700-1850 : collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon : Exhibition at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, , 1,2, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 157 (v.1), no. 298, pl. 225, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 5 (v.1), no. 12, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Walter Shaw Sparrow, A book of sporting painters, John Lane, London, UK & New York, NY, 1931, p. 57, ND1385. S62 + [BRBL] [ORBIS]

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon : [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965, , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 65 (v.1), no. 237, ND466 Y35 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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