Oil on canvas laid on board 18 X 23 inches,
In original maple frame.
John Vine, unsigned.
Inscribed Smithfield Club, 1865, class number 425.
First Prize of £15.
Age 11 months, 18 days.
Silver medal to the breeder. Exhibited J.K.Tombs.
John King Tombs of Langford in Lechdale, Gloucestershire, was a prominent breeder who commissioned several pictures of prize winning animals.
Oil on canvas 24 X 18 inches
After Thomas Weaver, early 19th Century.
A Shorthorn / Highland cross.
This Ox as bred by William Hutchinson Esqr. of Egleston, nr Barnard Castle.
He was out of a Highland cow by a grandson of Old Favourite, belonging to Charles Colling of Ketton, and was fed by Thomas Wilkinson Esqr. of Newbus Grange, Nr Darlington, in the County of Durham.
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