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After Stanhope Forbes. Late 19thC Portrait of a Gamekeeper

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Late, oil on canvas, 19thC portrait of a Gamekeeper. Wearing his gamekeeper's pouch strapped across his maroon, waistcoated chest and a fishing fly in his hat, he is, perhaps, whittling a piece of driftwood.

Procured from a private collection in Cornwall and in the manner of Stanhope Alexander Forbes RA (18 November 1857 – 2 March 1947)

Provenance; Newlyn School, Cornwall, England
Condition; Some scratches and some paint loss at the edges, historical repairs. Restretched at some point during 20thC.
Size; 40.5 x 31cm
Artist; unsigned
Date; Late 19thC