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DOVER AND LONDON COACH AT AN INN

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DOVER AND LONDON COACH AT AN INN

Made by: Henry Aiken

On view in: First Floor Library


About this object

Coach has Dover-London Royal Mail on the side of the door. It is parked near several buildings facing to the left. The two pairs of horses are rearing. There are four men sitting in the drivers seat of the coach and one standing on the back. A groom stands next to the coach with his right hand on the last horse. Another groom stands with the forward pair of horses. In the left background is a stable made of straw and has a thatched roof. There are horses outside it. The stable area is fenced in. Next to the coach is a large tree in full leaf. The right backgoruns shows a stand of trees.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
DOVER AND LONDON COACH AT AN INN
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
England
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
27.3 × 36.8 cm (10 3/4 × 14 1/2 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.27
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
LABEL on back: Arthur Ackerman and Sons
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973