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John Emms
John Emms dog painting of 'Peter' a Fox Terrier

1899

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John Emms (British, 1843 - 1912) 'Peter' - A Fox Terrier Singed lower center 'Jno Emms' (lr) and inscribed 'Peter 1899' Oil on canvas 15in H 16 1/2in L In stained hardwood and parcel gilt frame: 18 1/2in H x 20in L x 1 1/4in W Literature: William Secord, Dog Painting, The European Breeds, p. 176, ills. Provenance: William Secord Gallery, Inc. New York. John Emms first exhibited in the Royal Academy in 1866. Known for his equestrian and canine portraits, his most interesting works were the dogs, with a particular fondness for foxhounds and terriers. Using bold, loose brushwork and ample paint, Emms created portraits that were sentimental and that expressed vitality. Museum collections include The Hackney Museum, London; National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Gallery; New Forest District Council Offices; Southhampton City Art Gallery; Torre Abbey Historic House and Gardens; The New Forest Heritage Centre; The National Trust; and the Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum.

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  • Artist
    John Emms (1843-1912, British)
  • Creation Year
    1899
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Condition
    Good
  • Condition Details
    Painting is in very condition. A small spot of inpainting detected under UV light. Frame has slight surface scratches commensurate with age.
  • Period
  • Dimensions
    H 18.5 in. x W 20 in. x D 1.25 in.H 46.99 cm x W 50.8 cm x D 3.18 cm
  • Gallery Location
    San Rafael, CA
  • Reference Number
    LU108414164091
  • Seller Reference Number
    111-169
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