Wednesday, July 30, 2008

George W. Horlor

[The Children of the Mist] 1858
oil on canvas
fl. 1849 - 1891.
Animal and sporting painter who worked in Cheltenham, Birmingham and Brentford. Exhibited at the RA and elsewhere. Specialised in spoting scenes set in the Highlands in a bright, cheerful style.

[A watchful eye]
oil on board

[A young ghillie with his dogs] 1851
oil on canvas

[The herdsman's dog] 1877
oil on canvas

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