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Herring's Fox-hunting Scenes / The Death

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  • Museum number


  • Title (object)

    • The Death

    Title (series)

    • Herring's Fox-hunting Scenes
  • Description

    Members of the hunt ride towards a pack of hounds at the foot of a tree at right, attempting to reach the fox which a man hangs from a branch; a farmer and his son watch from the gate of their cottage at right; after John Frederick Herring. 1867
    Aquatint and etching printed in brown, the sky printed in blue


  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1867
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 531 millimetres
    • Width: 830 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Content

        Lettered below image with title and production detail: "Painted by J.F.Herring, Senr.", "Engraved by J. Harris", with publication line: "London Published October 1867; by R. Dodson, 147 Strand"; lettered above image with title of series.
  • Location

    Not on display (British Masters Plan Press)

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  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number


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Object reference number: PPA131362

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