Oil on canvas 32 x 48 inches, signed and dated T.F Wilson N'Castle (Thomas Fairbairn Wilson) 1808.
Inscribed: The White Heifer which travelled & Red Rose 1st Prize.
Robert Colling of Barmpton was the brother of Charles Colling of Ketton Hall.
He was a noted stockman, breeding New Leicester Sheep as well as cattle.
There was a lot of cross fertilisation between the Barmpton & Ketton herds.
Chestnut Horse with picturesque ruins on a hill in the background
Oil on canvas 30 X 24 inches, signed and dated J. Boultbee 1776.
(John Boultbee 1753-1812)
Original gilt frame.
Artist: John Boultbee
Painting id: 357
Please note:This Painting has been sold
Oil on board with initials JH & dated 1837. It measures 29 X 40cm.
John R. Hobart lived in Ipswich and was the first official Suffolk Horse Soc. artist.
The Suffolk is distinguished by its 'Chestnut' or 'Sorrel' colour. It was the earliest regional breed of horse to become established & began to be improved in the late 18th Century by Coke of Norfolk.
A 'Suffolk' stallion of similar marki