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Artist name:

Samuel Alken


Artist date(s): 1756-1815
Artist nationality: British

Artwork title:

Woodcock Shooting


Artwork type: Drawing
Medium: pencil, wash
Measurements: 247x365
Inscription: Signed by the artist
Keywords: game-shooting; man and gun; two hounds; bird falling; woods; winter scene

Reference ID: 1762

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Biography

Father of Samuel and Henry Thomas. He trained initially as an architect, but then turned to printmaking and became a prolific producer of sporting subjects.



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