Circle of William Henry Hunt (1790-1864)
Study of a mackerel and a prawn,
watercolour and touches of bodycolour,
4 x 9¼ inches
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This delicately painted study with its feathered brush strokes recalls the work of William Henry Hunt (1790-1864), a prolific artist who produced many finely observed still lives. It is unsigned but contemporay in date with Hunt's work.
For a stylistically similar example of William Henry Hunt's work, see: Sotheby's, July 2004