â€œOn the Scentâ€, a pencil drawing of a setter by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer R.A. (1802-1873) from 1819.
A pencil drawing of a setter on the scent by Sir Edwin Henry Landseer R.A. (1802-1873). The drawing is illustrated, as a woodblock, â€˜â€˜Fig.27 page 37 â€œThe Works of Sir Edwin Landseerâ€ by W. Comos Monkhouse titled â€œOn the Scentâ€. That image is slightly cropped, the drawing here complete with some canine studies near the margin. The author refers to the dogs â€œas a cross between a pointer and setterâ€. It is though more likely a setter. The reverse bears label for Watling Street Galleries. English 1819.
- Charles William Mansel Lewis
- "The Works of Sir Edwin Landseer RAâ€ by W Cosmo Monkhouse, published in 1879 which was "illustrated by 44 steel engravings and about 200 woodcuts".
- Watling Street Galleries, 116 Watling Street East, Towcester, Northamptonshire
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