Old Masters, 19th and 20th Century Art

A. Douglas-Hamilton

Riders and Strollers

Windsor Great Park

Douglas-Hamilton was an Engish portraitist and equestrian painter.  He illustrated for various riding publications including Rider and Driver in New York whose publisher, Samuel Walter Taylor, he sketched as a handsome young soldier.  He received a number of commissions for the portraits of English dignitaries but his main interest was horse paintings.  Many of his works are of thoroghbread races and village coaching scenes.

Public Collections

The York Guildhall, York, North Yorkshire, England