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Cairn Terrier oil by Alexander Forbes ARSA (Scottish, 1802 -1839)

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Cairn Terrier oil by Alexander Forbes ARSA (Scottish, 1802 -1839)

An oil on canvas of a head study of a Cairn Terrier by Alexander Forbes ARSA (Scottish, 1802 -1839). Signed bottom left “A Forbes” and dated 1833. The dog wears a linked nickel silver collar bearing the owners’s name “J Gunthrie Esq of Grange”.Alexander Forbes was known as ‘Edwin Landseer of the North’. Scottish 1833.

This is a SOLD item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes. Images are available for public use and research with an acknowledgement to www.hamsheregallery.com



Medium Group: Paintings

Year: 1833


Breed: Other

Artist: Unknown, Other






Dimensions: 6¾ x 7 inches


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