English 19th century naive folk art watercolour, a soldier on his horse
English 19th century naive folk art watercolour, a soldier on his horse

Naive folk art watercolour of a soldier on horseback

 

English Naive School folk art watercolour, mid 19th century and signed lower right E T Davies.  

 

Mounted under glass with gold slip and canted antique maple veneered frame, conservation board to the back.  

 

Sight:    10.5" x  14"   ( 27cm x 36cm)

Frame:  14.5"  x 18"   (37cm x 46cm)

 

SOLD

 

Ref: 108

 

An amusing naive portrayal of an English cavalry officer, mounted on a grey horse, galloping across an open landscape at speed.  But despite the feeling of speed, all is static and both horse and rider could be merely on a fair ground ride.  

Very little foxing, good colours.