The Huntsmans Pet By Arthur J Elsley C1908 Original Antique Print After Original Painting

The Huntsmans Pet By Arthur J Elsley C1908 Original Antique Print After Original Painting




The Huntsmans Pet After Engraving by Arthur John Elsley Within Oak Frame.

We are delighted to offer for sale this wonderful Edwardian picture after the original oil painting by Arthur John Elsley, originally painted in 1908 & later produced by Bovril LP as a monochrome lithograph print and published by C.W Faulkner & CO Ltd, London E.C.

The large image shows a huntsman greeting a young boy & girl and introducing a young hound puppy alongside an adult hound. The picture has been suitably titled “The Huntsman Pet”

Arthur John Elsley (20 November 1860 – 19 February 1952)[1] was an English painter of the late Victorian and Edwardian periods, famous for his idyllic genre scenes of playful children and their pets. 

He achieved great popularity during his life and much of his work appeared in calendars, magazines and books.

At the height of his career from 1878 to 1927, Elsley exhibited 52 works at the Royal Academy. 
However, many more were shown at exhibition halls throughout the country: The Royal Society of British Artists, Royal Institute of Oil Painters, French Gallery, Dudley Gallery and Crystal Palace in London; The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool; The Institute of Fine Art, Glasgow; Manchester City Art Gallery; The Royal Society of Artists, Birmingham; Nottingham Castle Museum; Victoria Art Gallery, Bath; The International Exhibition in Cork Ireland (1902–03).

Copy of artists signature in the lower left corner.

Lower left margin: Published by Bovril LP

Lower right margin: Produced by C.W. 

Faulkner & Co Ltd, London E.C.

Generally good order throughout with no fading, well preserved under glass.

Original handmade oak frame recently waxed & guilt border and still has the original wooden packing verso.

Height 30.25 Inches (80cm)
Width 24.5 Inches (62cm)
Depth 1 Inch (2.3cm)

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Store Name: Mansion House Antiques & Fine Art

Contact Number: 07765856171

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