Portrait of a Horseman

James Seymour British

Not on view

The crisp, taut handling is typical of Seymour's sporting pictures. Although the sitter is unidentified, the landscape shows the outskirts of London, with Lanesborough House (left), and Chelsea Hospital in the distance.

Portrait of a Horseman, James Seymour (British, London ca. 1702–1752 Southwark (London)), Oil on canvas

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