John Chester Mathews, Portrait of a Horse, 1895
John Chester Mathews (1850-1900) | Portrait of a Horse | 1895 | Oil on Canvas | Signed | Gilt-wood molded frame | Stenciled label en verso of canvas: “Prepared by Winsor & Newton, London” | Canvas only: 30″ x 21.25;” with frame: 33.5″ x 25.5″ | Provenance: acquired from Case Antiques.
Portrait of a Horse is a rare oil painting by John Chester Mathews (1850-1900), a 20th century British artist who specialized in equine subject matter. The painting in the Worthington Collection depicts a horse in a stable with a bucket lettered FS appearing on the left side of the work. Signed and dated lower right J. Mathews 1895. Stenciled label en verso of canvas: “Prepared by Winsor & Newton, London.” Giltwood molded frame. 30″ x 21 1/4″ canvas, 33 1/2″ x 25 1/2″ framed. Condition: Painting is in very good condition with very light grime and accretions. Frame has some later regilding with scattered scuffs.
Artist / Maker
John Chester Mathews
1895, 19th Century
L (up to 40 in.)
Portrait of a Horse