A Chestnut Horse in a Stable

John E. Ferneley (Thrussington 1782 – Melton Mowbray 1860)
National Trust Inventory Number 445333

Category Paintings
Date 1829 (signed and dated)
Materials Oil on canvas
Measurements 1016 x 1245 mm (40 x 49 in)
Place of origin England
Collection The King's Head, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Not on show

Summary description

Oil painting on canvas, A Chestnut Horse in a Stable by John E. Ferneley (Thrussington 1782 – Melton Mowbray 1860), signed and dated John Ferneley Melton Mowbray 1829. Brown horse facing left with a manger; to right a doorcase with eight turned spindles in the opening above.

Provenance

Given by the widow, Rozsika Edle von Wertheimstein (1870 – 1940), and family of the Hon. Charles Rothschild (1877 - 1923) along with the building, in 1925

Makers and roles

John E. Ferneley (Thrussington 1782 – Melton Mowbray 1860), artist

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