George Stubbs

A bay hunter with two playful spaniels



George Stubbs - A bay hunter with two playful spaniels

Provenance

Commissioned by Charles Vere Dashwood (born 1745), Stanford Hall, Nottinghamshire, and by descent to the following,
General Dashwood
sale Christie's, London, 29 July 1949, nr. 99 (240 gns. to Bernard)
sold by Bernard into a private collection, 1951, until the following sale
anonymous sale (Property of a Lady), Sotheby's, London, 17 June 1970, nr. 105 (5,500 to Drysdale)
purchased privately by the current owner circa 1995
sale Christie's, London, 6 December 2018, nr. 37

Other works by George Stubbs


George Stubbs Horse in the Shade of a Wood
Horse in the Shade of a Wood
1780

George Stubbs Mares and Foals in a River Landscape
Mares and Foals in a River Landscape
c.1763-8

George Stubbs Horse Devoured by a Lion
Horse Devoured by a Lion
c. 1763

George Stubbs Horse Attacked by a Lion
Horse Attacked by a Lion
1769

George Stubbs
A bay hunter with two playful spaniels
1777
59.7 x 71.1 cm
Oil on mahogany panel
Signed and dated, lower centre: Geo: Stubbs pinxit / 1777
Sale Christie's, London, 6 December 2018