TITLE: Antique 19thC English Fox Hunt Equestrian Horse Rider Hounds Watercolor Painting
DESCRIPTION: This is an exquisite piece from the late 19th/early 20th century. The watercolor is signed but we could not make out the signature. The watercolor is finely hand-painted with soft and pleasing colors and executed on paper. It depicts a handsome English aristocratic gentlemen, in riding hunt gear, on horse back, cracking his whip while a pack of hound dogs chase a fox, with the idyllic English forested country side in the background. Signed by the artist (signature within fence in painting).
The watercolor is professionally framed in an elegant coved wood frame with black painted finish and gilt-highlighted trim, with deep, beveled interior matting and glass cover.
CONDITION: The watercolor is in good antique condition, with minor display wear and patina commensurate with age. There is minor surface toning and one tear/hole midway on the rightmost side. The frame has wear, scuffing, losses to painted finish and the lining has a hole. The matting has wear and discoloration. Sold as-found so please review all photos before purchasing.
DIMENSIONS: watercolor approx. 15″ in length by 10″ in height; frame 21-1/2″ in length, 16-3/4″ in height, 7/8″ thickness
INVENTORY CODE: COCO/522/KP/F