Eugene Blasset, circa 1887

‘Huntsman at a riverside track’

Oil on canvas

Signed and dated ‘Blasset, ’87 (lower left)

21.1/4 x 25.5/8in. (excluding frame)

28 x 32.3/8in. (including frame)

Condition: Puncture at riverbank, chips lower middle and upper left, smaller chips upper right.  Surface dirt and varnish discolouration.  Some impasto.  In a gilded composite frame with green and red slip edge.