Charles “Snaffles” Johnson Payne (1884-1967)
The Huntsman: “The ‘oss loves the ‘ound but I loves both”
47 x 43 cm
Signed in pencil with Snaffles’ bit blindstamp, in original 1/2″ frame.
Snaffles was one of the foremost sporting artists of his era, publishing many popular prints such as these: hunting pictures, racing scenes, and military subjects. Snaffles’ distinctive drawing style is emphasised by his ‘remarque’ – sketches in the margin – and his witty titles.
Condition: very good. Small chip to bottom centre of frame.