Nice horse painting created in 1847 and purchased from the property of Royal House of Hanover ( castle Cumberland, Gmunden(Austria)) by important auction of Sotheby´s in Castle Marienburg "Works of Art from the Royal House of Hanover", 5 - 15 October 2005, Lot 1895). The artist Eduard Scharlach ( 1811 Hannover - 1891 Hannover) was genre , horse and military painter in Hannover, pupil at Academy in Dusseldorf by Theodor Hildenbrandt . This painting hung a lot of time in Painting Gallery of Hannover Museum . On the reverse of painitng there are different labels and stamps of Hannover museum , castle Cumberland and Sothebys auction .
Inscription: signed E.Scarlach and dat. 1847 lower right.
Technique: oil on canvas. Original period frame.
Measurements: unframed w 24" x h 20 1/2" (61 x 52 cm), framed w 29" x h 25 1/2" (74 x 65 cm)
Condition: in very good condition, unlined, surface smooth, no inpaintings under UV light