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Creator:
Samuel Henry Gordon Alken, 1810–1894, British
Title:
Foxhunting: Rider Approaching a Fence by a Pond, Hound Swimming Through
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 1/8 × 11 3/8 inches (23.2 × 28.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center right: "HRM 17 - 7A"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "ALKEN"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.607
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
dogs (animals) | fence | fox hunting | horse (animal) | horseback riders | horseback riding | hounds (dogs) | hunt | hunter | hunting | landscape | man | pond | sporting art | swimming
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47237
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