Art UK has updated its cookies policy. By using this website you are agreeing to the use of cookies. To find out more read our updated Use of Cookies policy and our updated Privacy policy.

Close
'Filho da puta'

Photo credit: Heritage Doncaster

How you can use this image

 

This image is available to be shared and re-used under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution licence (CC BY). This image can be used in any way, for commercial or non-commercial purposes.

Wherever you reproduce the image or an altered version of it, you must attribute the original creators (acknowledge the original artist(s), the person/organisation that took the photograph of the work) and any other stated rights holders.

Review our guidance pages which explain how you can reuse images, how to credit an image and how to find more images in the public domain or with a Creative Commons licence available.

Download

Notes

Add or edit a note on this artwork that only you can see. You can find notes again by going to the ‘Notes’ section of your account.

Herring was a stage-coachman who turned animal painter. He drove the ‘High Flyer’ stage-coach between London and York for four years before devoting himself entirely to painting. For many years he worked in the Doncaster area, and painted 33 successive winners of the St Leger. Herring painted pictures for George IV and Queen Victoria. His son, John Frederick Herring II worked in the same style.

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

Doncaster


Date

1828

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 60 x W 76 cm

Accession number

DONMG : 392.60

Acquisition method

purchased from the Leger Galleries, 1960

Work type

Painting


Tags

This artwork does not have any tags yet. You can help by tagging artworks on Tagger.

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery

Chequer Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire DN1 2AE England

This venue is open to the public. Not all artworks are on display. If you want to see a particular artwork, please contact the venue.
View venue

Topics