Waiting For the Deer to Rise

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In the Scottish Highlands three men crouch behind a small hill, stalking deer. One aims a gun over the hill, another has one foot in a stream and holds two deerhounds. All wear elements of Scottish dress. Two may portray the celebrated poachers Charles Mackintosh and Malcolm Clarke. Based on a painting shown at the Royal Academy inwew 1831 titled "Poachers Deerstalking."

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