Fox Hunting Life with Horse and Hound

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new forest foxhounds.emmsThe New Forest Foxhounds by John Emms

John Emms (1843–1912) is one of the most admired animal painters of the nineteenth century. He was an avid foxhunter himself, and his paintings of foxhounds are easily recognizable as clearly and uniquely his work. The postures, characteristic attitudes, and expressions of Emms foxhounds, in kennels especially, confirm his hand before even seeing his signature. I can stare from one hound to the other and the essence of his foxhounds will awaken even my olfactory senses and suggest my presence in a well-kept foxhound kennel.

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# georgia van fossen 2019-10-01 15:21
love his work!
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# Olga Danes-Volkov 2019-10-04 04:24
I should have heard of him - but I hadn't - what wonderful atmospheric pictures!
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