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George Philip Reinagle, Three dogs fighting, after a painting by Philip Reinagle

Three dogs fighting, after a painting by Philip Reinagle, ca. 1815

George Philip Reinagle (1802 - 1835)

RA Collection: Art

A detailed black and white chalk drawing of three dogs fighting in a landscape. According to the inscription this composition has been copied from a painting by Philip Reinagle, who was well-known as a dog-painter.

This drawing probably came into J.H. Smith's collection when his friend Oriana Georgiana Reinagle, daughter of Philip Reinagle, left him a group of her own drawings and others by members of her family on her death in 1875.

Object details

Title
Three dogs fighting, after a painting by Philip Reinagle
Artist/designer
Original attributed to
Philip Reinagle RA (1749 - 1833)
Date
ca. 1815
Object type
Drawing
Medium
Black and white chalk on grey/blue wove paper
Dimensions

238 mm x 223 mm

Collection
Royal Academy of Arts
Object number
02/685
Acquisition
Bequeathed by Gilbert Bakewell Stretton 1949
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