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Sporting Pictures of a Former Generation

Online Catalogue |  Sporting Pictures of a Former Generation

Trouble at the Turnpike by E Noble
Ref: SPIC01
Trouble at the Turnpike by E Noble
The horses are shying away from some pigs in the road.
Print size 9 x 12 inches
overall size 15 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Well Away by george Wright
Ref: SPIC02
Well Away by george Wright
There is a suggestion of jealousy in the picture. The fair lady on the grey has an escort to right and left, and in all probability neither of the two young men would care what heroic deeds fate calls on him to perform over impossible fences if only he can ultimately beat his rival and win her smile for his prowess.
Print size 6 x 13 inches overall size 12 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Suspense by Archibald Thorburn
Ref: SPIC03
Suspense by Archibald Thorburn
Have you ever seen a couple of pointers or setters ranging? There is no more beautiful sight to the eye of the appreciative sportsman.
Print size 7 x 12 inches overall size 13 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Up To Time at the Lion by G. Goodwin kilburne
Ref: SPIC04
Up To Time at the Lion by G. Goodwin kilburne
There were days then, as, in truth, there are days now, when a coach ride was a thing of delight, fit to drive away the dumps and set the blood a-dancing.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



A Dash on the Goal Line by Ernest Prater
Ref: SPIC05
A Dash on the Goal Line by Ernest Prater
You may talk of the joys of Association Football, but you will not get a Rugby player to believe them.
Print size 7 x 12 inches overall size 13 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Their Favourite Tap by George Wright
Ref: SPIC06
Their Favourite Tap by George Wright
The old Squire and his son, as we may take these horsemen to be, rose with the lark, keen as mustard on the business that lay before them. Accepting a mug of ale en route to the meet.
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



In The Sand by Michael Brown
Ref: SPIC07
In The Sand by Michael Brown
The view from the seventh tee at St Andrews is a wide breezy landscape, with its delicate shading of colour on wide sands and far off hills, the rugged crest of distant Lochnagar, the shining waters and the ruined towers above the bay.
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Taking to the Water by Maud Earl
Ref: SPIC08
Taking to the Water by Maud Earl
There is no more pretty scene than a meet of otter hounds. It is an early morning in June. All nature throbs with growing life.
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Polo by George Wright
Ref: SPIC09
Polo by George Wright
A very ancient game is polo. The Persians began it in 600 B.C. and the Tartars came along and competed with them. It came to GB via India. They called it "Hockey on Horseback". In 1871 the 10th Hussars and the 9th Lancers played a desperate game on Hounslow Heath before "all fashionable London," as the old account has it.
Print size 6 x 13 inches overall size 12 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Going to the Meet by George Wright
Ref: SPIC10
Going to the Meet by George Wright
A man with a fair lady handling the ribbons, with a smart tandem pacing away before him, with a warm rug over his knees, a thick ulster buttoned to the chin and weather that shows every chance of a splendid days hunting.
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



A Promising Family by W H Trood
Ref: SPIC11
A Promising Family by W H Trood
What bundles of mischief a terrier family can be !
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Picking The Big Stag by Lancelot Speed
Ref: SPIC12
Picking The Big Stag by Lancelot Speed
Here amid typical surroundings, and in beautiful weather, the lucky sportsman is about
to kill his "stag of ten" if he "holds straight."
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Killed in the Quarry by George Wright
Ref: SPIC13
Killed in the Quarry by George Wright
Poor Reynard, his day is done! No more wild raids on the sleeping countryside; no more slaughter in hen house and rabbit warren.
Print size 7 x 13 inches overall size 13 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



White Wings by C J de Lacy
Ref: SPIC14
White Wings by C J de Lacy
Yacht designing has evolved into one of the most complicated and beautiful arts.
Print size 8 x 11inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



King, Queen and Knave. by George Wright
Ref: SPIC15
King, Queen and Knave. by George Wright
Keen scent, long endurance, high courage. Such are the chosen qualities of the fox-hound. The fox-terrier is a bundle of muscles, cunning and a temper that is somewhat doubtful.
Print size 8 x 11inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



RUN OUT! by Ernest Prater
Ref: SPIC16
RUN OUT! by Ernest Prater
Over goes the middle stump - a true eye must cover point possess - and the batsman is run out without a suspicion of doubt in the mind of the umpire.
Print size 8 x 11inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Trout Fishing by Lancelot Speed
Ref: SPIC17
Trout Fishing by Lancelot Speed
A charming group enough this trio make at the foot of the fall. The Gillie stands waiting with the rod, while the angler is, with some deliberation, opening his fly book to select the appropriate lure.
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



With The Rufford by Maude Earle
Ref: SPIC18
With The Rufford by Maude Earle
The undergrowth cracks and smashes as the great hounds force their way through it, careless of thorns and brambles ___
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



A Fresh Team by G Goodwin Kilburne
Ref: SPIC19
A Fresh Team by G Goodwin Kilburne
The Ostler is whipping off the last horse-cloth as the eager team break into a trot.
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Showing His Paces by George Wright
Ref: SPIC20
Showing His Paces by George Wright
A great slashing horse he is, and he is moving down the village street with the high action that shows his hackney blood.
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Gently Shot by Thomas Blinks
Ref: SPIC21
Gently Shot by Thomas Blinks
Shot and Fan, the setters, are tugging at the chains the keeper holds. Here is the first grassy meadow; let them loose and away!
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



After a Shot at Brent Geese by Anthony de Bree
Ref: SPIC22
After a Shot at Brent Geese by Anthony de Bree
Our friend in the picturehas had all the success he wanted, as the scene upon the mud flat shows. They are brent geese that he has bagged,the best of all their kind from the point of view of the gunner and the lover of the table.
Print size 8 x 13inches overall size 14 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The First Fence by George Wright
Ref: SPIC23
The First Fence by George Wright
It is difficult to imagine a more terrifying moment for a man than to be on the ground, even if clear of his plunging horse, with a dozen or so racers charging down on the fence over which he has fallen.
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



A Well-Known Step by George Wright
Ref: SPIC 24
A Well-Known Step by George Wright
It has been said that a full-grown fox terrier has as much intellect as a child of five, and the statement does not seem exaggerated. To his master he is extraordinarily faithful.
Print size 8 x 12inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Going to the Meet by George Wright
Ref: SPIC25
Going to the Meet by George Wright
Through the forrest in its sober winter garb come trotting the horsemen and the hounds, like gay Caviliers through a Puritan assemblage.
Print size6 x 13inches overall size 12 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



At The Meet  by George Wright
Ref: SPIC26
At The Meet by George Wright
The old inn, with the red-coated well mounted circle before it, is a joy to the heart of all lovers of the oldest and finest of British sports.
Print size 5 x 14inches overall size 11 x 20 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



In Full Cry by George Wright
Ref: SPIC27
In Full Cry by George Wright
Tally Ho away! Twang. twang, twang sounds the horn ; crack, crack go the whips.
Print size 5 x 14inches overall size 11 x 20 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



What Is It? by Thomas Blinks
Ref: SPIC28
What Is It? by Thomas Blinks
The pointers gallop, as many consider, is the embodiment of strength and grace. They are strongly built dogs, and their strength is wanted to drive them through heavy crops of mangel or potato.
Print size 9 x 11inches overall size 15 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The Cast Shoe by George Wright
Ref: SPIC29
The Cast Shoe by George Wright
There is no more annoying accident in all the changes and chances of the hunting field than a cast shoe. It is to the horseman, if sportsmen will pardon the simile, what a punctured tyre is to the motorist. In either case the horse's hoof or rim of the wheel will suffer damage unless prompt measures are taken.
Print size 9 x 11inches overall size 15 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Rounding the Bend by George Wright
Ref: SPIC30
Rounding the Bend by George Wright
There is no animal in the world that for grace, beauty and power can equal a racehorse at speed.
Print size 7 x 13 inches overall size 13 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



A Tale Of A Fox by John H Lomax
Ref: SPIC31
A Tale Of A Fox by John H Lomax
The worthy squires of the olden days were sportsmen through and through. If they did not travel fast, they travelled surely ; they knew and appreciated every good bit of work displayed either by the hounds or the huntsmen.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



COURSING by George Wright
Ref: SPIC32
COURSING by George Wright
Coursing is one of the most ancient of sports. Indeed, King Soloman himself speaks of the greyhound as an example of what "goes well and is comely in going!"
Print size 7 x 13 inches overall size 13 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



In The Stable by George Wright
Ref: SPIC33
In The Stable by George Wright
A Hunters shape, as the horse in the picture is well nigh perfect. He has a fine shoulder, which will carry him safely down the hills and good quarters and hocks to lift him through heavy ploughlands and throw him over timber and water.
Print size 9 x 11 inches overall size 15 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



At Bay by Fred T Smith
Ref: SPIC34
At Bay by Fred T Smith
The Devon and Somerset stag-hounds flourish and will continue to flourish, on the most desolate stretch of moorland and forest that England knows. It may be mentioned, however, that comparatively few cases such as that presented in the picture are on record.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Curling by J Michael Brown
Ref: SPIC35
Curling by J Michael Brown
When it comes to the last shot the excitement is intense. A veteran skip delivers a stone with a vigour that sweeps opposition aside and with some flukiness maybe wins the match!
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Not Their Day by George Wright
Ref: SPIC36
Not Their Day by George Wright
The pack hunts its four days a week, and is therefore divided in half, each section taking two days. They could never last the season if this arrangement were not brought about ; but this does not make the off day any more pleasant for Ranger, Gambler, Pirate and the rest when it is their turn to stay at home.
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The Pride of the Family by Leghe Suthers
Ref: SPIC37
The Pride of the Family by Leghe Suthers
Look at the little terrier in the picture that is being held up for the admiration of the whipper-in. true, it is very much doubted if he is not more concerned with the charming lass so near to him than with the youngster she is holding.
Print size 8 x 11 inches overall size 14 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Cub Hunting by George Wright
Ref: SPIC38
Cub Hunting by George Wright
A pretty sight they make, these youngsters of the pack, on this misty September morning as they come pouring over the hedge and dash away over the fresh turned earth and golden stubbles..
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Forty Minutes Over The Grass by GW Rowlandson
Ref: SPIC39
Forty Minutes Over The Grass by GW Rowlandson
In our picture the huntsman is just dismounting to perform the last act of the drama.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The Last Kick by Lancelot Speed
Ref: SPIC40
The Last Kick by Lancelot Speed
We have no fish in all our waters to match the salmon in beauty and valour. It must have been with a large fly that the fish was captured, for it is only such lures that in these northern streams salmon will rise to in cold weather.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Through the Village Street by George Wright
Ref: SPIC41
Through the Village Street by George Wright
As the picure shows us, it is just the very day for fox-hunting ; there is a soft wind from the south and a cloudy sky, which should mean a good scenting day on which the hounds should run like whirlwinds.
Print size 9 x 11 inches overall size 15 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Covert Shooting by Lancelot Speed
Ref: SPIC42
Covert Shooting by Lancelot Speed
The scene depicted is at the end of a drive. After five or six minutes' wild excitement and fierce firing the guns stand quietly about watching the keepers gathering the birds they have slain..
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Unkenneling by George Wright
Ref: SPIC43
Unkenneling by George Wright
Much of the success of the hunting season lies in the kennels. To keep the hounds hard at work in all weathers, it is supremely necessary that they be healthy.
Print size 7 x 13 inches overall size 13 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Rowing At Osford by Lancelot Speed
Ref: SPIC44
Rowing At Osford by Lancelot Speed
There is no place in the world where Rowing is so scientifically taught and so enthusiastically pursued as at our Universaties of Oxfprd and Cambridge.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The Sportsman's Favourites by George Wright
Ref: SPIC45
The Sportsman's Favourites by George Wright
Hound, hunter and cunning master terrier - they are the sportsman's first favourites all the country over.
Print size 9 x 11 inches overall size 15 x 17 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The Close of the Day by Lancelot Speed
Ref: SPIC46
The Close of the Day by Lancelot Speed
Everyone, whether they be sportsmen or no, can understand the joys of grouse shooting.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



A Misty Morning by George Wright
Ref: SPIC47
A Misty Morning by George Wright
It is the early morning of one of those September days on which it is a joy to be alive. Trotting demurely along the road come the young hounds who are out to learn their business in life.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Ladies Hockey by S.T.  Dadd
Ref: SPIC48
Ladies Hockey by S.T. Dadd
Ladies should be careful of their outfit, for until rational dress has become more common than it is at present, they must see to it that their skirts are of sufficient shortness.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



After The Race by George Wright
Ref: SPIC49
After The Race by George Wright
Saddles are slipped off, and the gallant steeds are led away to be rubbed down and cared for by the helpers.
Print size 8 x 12 inches overall size 14 x 18 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



The Sportsmans Favourites 2 by George Wright
Ref: SPIC50
The Sportsmans Favourites 2 by George Wright
A worthy trio they make, the three dogs, pointer, setter and retriever.
Print size 9 x 11 inches overall size 15 x 19 inches. approx
Green mount and brown frame.


45.00



Online Catalogue |  Sporting Pictures of a Former Generation

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