Born in London in 1861, Walter Hunt, an artist best known as an outstanding animal painter, rose to relative prominence in England for his portrayals of dogs, horses, and calves and for his intricate attention to detail and color. Walter Hunt's paintings were influenced from growing up in an artistic family, with his father Charles and brother Edgar also recognized painters.
As a successful English artist early in his life, Hunt presented at the Royal Academy beginning in 1881, showing many of his most famous paintings. The Highland Earth, Best of Friends, Playmates, Dog in a Manger, and The Foster Mother are five well-known Walter Hunt paintings and artwork for sale in original and print form. Art enthusiasts will find animal artwork and collectible genre paintings for sale at Invaluable.
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