A Sett of Prints of Hunting, Hawking, & Fishing, designed by Francis Barlow.
RA Collection: Book
Set of Prints of Hunting
The plates are captioned and show: [title-page] mounted huntsmen, dogs and stag at the kill; 1. 'Stagg Hunting'; 2. 'Coursing Fallow Deere'; 1. 'Hare Hunting'; 3. 'Fox Hunting'; 4. 'Otter Hunting'; 2. 'Cony Catching'; 3. 'Partridge Hawking'; 5. 'Hern Hawking'; 4. 'Feasant Hawking'; 6. 'Salmon Fishing'; 5. 'River Fishing'; 6. 'Angling'. Each plate (including the title-plate) also carries a short verse.
Barlow's original drawing for 'Hare Hunting' is conserved at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford.
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Pictorial works - Great Britain - 17th century - 18th century