FERNELEY, John
(b. 1782, Thrussington, d. 1860, Melton Mowbray)

A Favourite Bay Hunter

1842
Oil on canvas, 86 x 107 cm
Private collection

The present painting was commissioned in 1842 by William Everard of Gosberton, an occasional patron of Ferneley in the 1840's, ordering portraits of favourite horses.