Victorian Oil Painting Hunting "Game Dogs" Signed Robert Cleminson (1864-1903)



2021-01-23 09:51:52

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  • 1 Fine Art Antique Original 19th Century Victorian English Oil Painting Sporting Hunting "Game Dogs" Signed Robert Cleminson.
  • Subject Sporting Hunting Scene of Game Dogs with caught game birds prey.
  • Title of the painting "Game Dogs"
  • Signed in the bottom left corner by the known famous English listed artist Robert Cleminson (1864-1903).
  • This is one of his finer works.
  • Circa late 19th century.
  • Set in such a fine heavy gilt wood frame 8kg unwrapped weight.
  • With front protective glass cover, oil on canvas back with board cover.
  • Cleminson was a painter in oils of landscapes, Highland game and sporting dog paintings and it his animal and dog paintings for which he is best known. He no doubt found a ready market for his paintings which are as popular today as they were during his lifetime. He exhibited 10 works at the British Institution which was established as a rival to the Royal Academy, at Boydell's Shakespeare Gallery in Pall Mall, London. He exhibited further works at the Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street, London. Set in a fine original moulded floral gilt frame.
  • Reference sources: Website of William Shannon Fine Art, June 2019.
  • Askart, Artnet, Mutualart.
  • Since 1998 the record price for this artist at auction is $16,470 USD for The tiger hunt, sold at Bonhams Knightsbridge in 2018.
  • Such a delightful scene to the eye. 
  • Provenance bought from a fine antique auction interiors, collectors and estate sale, lot 196, 13th January 2021.
  • Highly sought after due to the collectible nature of the subject matter such elaborate detail. 
  • The brushwork is of highest exceptional quality.
  • With hanging thread on the back ready for immediate home display. 
  • Incredible conversation piece for your guests. 
  • We only select & sell paintings based upon quality & significance. 
  • We understand your purchase is for your home or as an investment. 
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  • Condition report. 
  • Offered in fine used worn condition. 
  • Having various foxing staining, some craquelure in various places to the canvas surface. With noticeable scuffs, wear, cracking & chips to the frame commensurate with usage & old age. 
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Dimensions in inches & centimetres of the frame approximate

High 22.24" (56.5cm)
Wide 25.98" (66cm)

Depth thickness of frame 3.54" (9cm)

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