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Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British, Hunting Scene: Drawing the Cover, ca. 1840
Hunting Scene: Drawing the Cover
- Former Title(s):
The Belvoir Hunt: Jumping into and out of a lane
- ca. 1840
- Oil on canvas
- 18 x 24 1/4 inches (45.7 x 61.6 cm)
Signed, lower left: "H. Alken"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Paintings and Sculpture
- Link to Frame:
- Subject Terms:
- costume | dogs (animals) | falling | fence | horses (animals) | hunters | hunting | jumping | sporting art | steeple
- Not on view
- IIIF Manifest:
The Paul Mellon Bequest : Treasures of a Lifetime (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-02-17 - 2001-04-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]
Robert Colls, This sporting life : sport and liberty in England, 1760-1960, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2020, pp. 55, 360, GV706.35 .C65 2020 (LC) YCBA [ORBIS]
Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 66, fig. b, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA) [YCBA]
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