A Sportsman on a moor with a grey Highland pony, and pointers
Oil on panel: 6 1/2 x 8 ½ in. Frame: 9 x 11 in. Signed & indistinctively dated. Period gilt frames. Circa 1810
Abraham Cooper was a British animal and battle painter. He was made associate of the Royal Academy, and in 1820 he was elected Academician.
Museums: V&A, Tate.
Provenance: Private collection Isle of Man since purchased in Scotland, in 1960