Engraving of Field Spaniels Edward Gilbert Hester (c1843-1903)after a painting by Arthur Wardle RI, RBC. (1864-1969)
A large photogravure on India paper by Edward Gilbert Hester (c1843-1903)after the Arthur Wardle RI, RBC. (1864-1969) famous and historical painting of "Field Spaniels of the 20th Century" for the dog food company Spratts.
The dogs pictured "Ch. Preston Shot, (Clumber Spaniel), Dual Ch. Velox Powder, (English Springer Spaniel), Ch. Bob Bowdler (Cocker Spaniel), Ch. Jetsam Bowdler, (Cocker Spaniel), Ch. Shillington Rona, (Field Spaniel) Ch. Druid, (Field Spaniel), Ch. Bridford Bobs, (Sussex Spaniel) and Rosehill Rick (Sussex Spaniel)".
Singed in pencil "Arthur Wardle" and "E G Hester" and lettered "Published by F.Mansell at 1, Orleston Road, Holloway, London, N Copyright 1906, registered"
English, circa 1906