Battle Scene with Charging Cavalry
British (English) School
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.
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