Oil On Board Of A Terrier, Style Of George Armfiel
Oil on board painting of a terrier carrying a dead duck in its mouth, unsigned, in the style of George Armfield Smith (British, 1808-93, a painter of sporting images, especially dogs). Original giltwood and composition frame with anthemion and laurel moldings. 7-1/2" x 9-1/2" sight, 15" x 17" framed. British School, late 19th century.
Separation to back of panel, not affecting image, some small holes lower left quadrant. Several small losses to frame.