Henry William Bunbury (1750-1811) from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Detail: horse, sign post, walking stick, saddle, riding boots, hat
Wow. All I can think when I look at this is how wrong that rider looks on the horse. It looks like he’s almost sitting behind the saddle (almost)! And his legs are so very far forward. This picture gives the impression that the horse wasn’t the rider’s and belonged to a much shorter person.
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