Battle Scene with Charging Cavalry

British (English) School
National Trust Inventory Number 118847

Category Paintings
Date 1900 - 1929
Materials Oil on panel
Measurements 205 x 260 mm
Place of origin England
Collection Greenway, Devon
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on panel, Battle Scene with Charging Cavalry, British (English) School, early 20th century. Charging cavalry of men in light blue uniforms. Wounded man behind fence in left foreground. It is possibly depicting a cavalry engagement of the Franco-Prussian War of 1879 between French Cuirassiers and German Dragoons and is probably a copy after and original work, like a print.

Provenance

Given by Mrs Rosalind Hicks, Anthony Hicks and Mathew Prichard, 2006

Marks and inscriptions

There is a pencil inscription on verso. Indecipherable. Probably in foreign language ? german.

Makers and roles

British (English) School, artist
Allan Gwynne-Jones (Richmond 1892 – Eastleach Turville 1982) , artist

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Subjects
Object Type Oil painting (11759)

Record Status

Enhanced

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