Nell the Rat Hunter

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Date:1852

Description:This is an oil painting on canvas depicting a dog rat-catching with two men in a country setting. In the bottom left corner is an inscription which reads 'by Jno. Whitehead 1852' and there is also a central dedication at the bottom which reads 'In Memory of NELL the rat-hunter, aged 3 years and 9 Months'. Framed size Height 602mm, Width 730mm, Depth 50mm


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Source: Compton Verney House Trust

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