A watercolour and gouache of the Springer Spaniel, "Ch. Lovebird of Solway" by Reuben Ward Binks (English, 1880-1950)
A watercolour gouache on buff paper of the Springer Spaniel English Pointer, "Ch. Lovebird of Solway" standing in show posture by Reuben Ward Binks (English, 1880-1950). "Lovebird of Solway" was breed at the famous Carlisle kennels of Mr R Grierson. Grierson had many of his dogs painted by Ward Binks. Lovebird was later sold and exported to North America
Titled, dated and signed bottom right "Ch. Lovebird of Solway 1930 R Ward Binks".
English, circa 1930.
Illustrated in an article of the "Solway English Springers And Cocker Spaniel Kennels" that was issued in a supplement to the English dog magazine "Our Dogs" on December 5th 1930.
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