Sir Edwin Landseer RA (1802 - 1873)
RA Collection: Art
Sir Edwin Landseer's lifelong passion for depicting animals is evident even in his earliest drawings. He drew the animals he saw around him, taking a particular interest in farms. The Royal Academy's collection of early Landseer drawings includes a menagerie of cattle, pigs, donkeys and horses as well as domestic animals like cats and dogs.
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