- Country of Origin: United Kingdom
- Maker: Frederick Lucas Lucas
- Price Range: £1000-£2500
- Date: 1905
- Size: 20.75 in x 17 in s.s. 14 in x 10.5 in
Portrait of a bay hunter painted by Henry Frederick Lucas Lucas, Rugby 1905. Oil on canvas and within the original oak, wedge-form frame, bearing the name plate of our subject, ‘Leap Year’n and inscribed as such to the reverse by the artist.
Long lived, from 1848 to 1943, Lucas Lucas painted a number of hunting scenes, especially of the Pytchley. Earl Beatty was one of his patrons and Forres published several of his works as prints.