Antique Naive Portrait of a Prize Winning Ram


United Kingdom

Hoarde Vintage Member since 2016
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Antique Original Oil on Canvas Folk Art Sheep Painting
A charming depiction of a prized winning ram with curly horns in a naturalistic setting and painted in the naive style.

Inscribed: ‘Property of Mr. Trubthawe, Hanley Ardour, Gold Medal, 1887’.

It is also signed lower right by the artist with the initials ‘G.R.M.’

At some point to stabilize the original painting the canvas has been lined. There is some craquelure to the painted surface with also appears to have been stabilized, probably at the same time as the lining.

Measuring 46cm x 31cm.


  • H: 31cm (12.20in)
  • W: 42cm (16.54in)
  • D: 2cm (0.79in)



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