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The Shooting Pony

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (probably, published)

  • Date:

    18th century - 19th century (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    29638:33

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box B

Physical description

A grey pony, wearing a saddle and bridle, standing in the foreground of a countryside scene. Its head is turned towards a man, who is standing in the distance to the left of the image, firing a shotgun. Two gundogs are lying on the ground near to the man.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (probably, published)

Date

18th century - 19th century (published)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

'THE SHOOTING PONY.'
Title, central below image.

Dimensions

Height: 13.8-14 cm sheet, Width: 18.8 cm sheet, Height: 8.1 cm image, Width: 14 cm image

Descriptive line

'The Shooting Pony'. A grey pony standing in the foreground of a countryside scene while a man fires a shotgun in the distance. Engraving print on paper. Anonymous. 18th-19th century.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Dogs; Hunting; Shotgun; Man; Saddle; Hunting; Bridle; Pony; Woodland

Categories

Prints; Hunting

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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