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Creator:
Jan Wyck, ca. 1645–1700, Dutch, active in Britain (from ca. 1664)
Title:
Heron Hawking below Stirling Castle
Date:
ca. 1690
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 24 1/2 × 24 1/8 inches (62.2 × 61.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

SIgned, lower left: "JWyck [monogram]"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.726
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
birds | bow (weapon) | castle | clouds | coat | death | dogs (animals) | hawk | hills | horses (animals) | hounds (dogs) | hunters | hunting | island | lake | men | mountains | party | ribbon | riding boots | riding habit | river | running | sky | sporting art | sportsmen | sword | town | trees | view | woman
Associated Places:
Forth | Scotland | Stirling | Stirling Castle | United Kingdom
Access:
Not on view
Publications:
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Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, p. 5, no. 5, pl. 3, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1183
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