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farming landscape calf and mallard oil painting by a stream by walter hunt


Farming Landscape – Calf And Mallard Oil Painting By A Stream By Walter Hunt


£3,400 | $4,738 USD | €3,962 EUR
Item Number: SA754200
Date of manufacture: 1920
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Baron Fine Art
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Framed oil painting of a calf and a mallard by a stream, painted in 1924. Signed by the artist, Walter Hunt in the lower left corner.

Image size – 12" x 16", 30.5 x 40cm
Size with frame – 17" x 21", 43 x 53cm
Oil on canvas
Walter Hunt was born in 1861 and died in 1941. He was the grandson of Charles Hunt, son of Charles Hunt Junior and the elder brother of Edgar Hunt. All three were animal painters and they all lived in Warwickshire. Walter Hunt painted farming scenes in a style similar to Edgar, especially barn interiors with donkeys and calves.
Walter was quite original in his painting of animals and figures and renowned for his excellent representation of ponies and calves, which appear to be his favourite subjects, with compositions being built around them. They may be considered as characteristic of Walter. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1881 onwards, titles including: “Best of Friends”, “Twins”, etc. “Dog in a Manger”, R.A. 1885, was bought by the Chantrey Bequest.
Baron Fine Art gallery provide a very diverse range of high quality 19th - 21st Century Oil Paintings, Watercolours, Etchings and Sculptures.


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1920.


Height = 53 cm (20.9")
Width = 43 cm (16.9")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")

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