John Callcott Horsley (1817-1903)
Lot 25 Details
John Callcott Horsley (1817-1903), British
AT THE WINDOW (THE TERRIER ANXIOUS TO JOIN THE HUNT IN THE DISTANCE), 1877
Oil on canvas; signed and dated -77 lower left, titled to the nameplate
24.25" x 21" — 61.6 x 53.3 cm.
John Callcott Horsley is an English Academic painter of genre, historical scenes, and an illustrator. He is noted as having designed the first Christmas card. He was a member of the artist's colony in Cranbrook.
This work may depict a view of Kensington Gardens through the window.