Fox hunting china dinner plate, countryside English scenes by J.F.HERRING paintings, Churchill transferware hunting decor is a beautiful dinner plate depicting well acclaimed painting of fox hunting and English countryside master. It comes as Churchill's "Herring's Hunt" series of plates
Featurd scene are reproductions by English Victorian painter JOHN FREDERICK HERRING, SG (1795 - 1865). John Frederick Herring, Sr. (1795 - 1865), also known as John Frederick Herring I, was a painter, sign maker and coachman in Victorian England.
John F. Herring, Sr. is the painter of the 1848 "Pharoah's Chariot Horses" (archaic spelling "Pharoah"). He amended his signature "SR" (senior) in 1836, with the growing fame of his teenage son (1 of 4) John Frederick Herring, Jr.
Herring, born in 1795, was the son of a London merchant of Dutch parentage, who had been born overseas in America. The first eighteen years of Herring's life were spent in London, England, where his greatest interests were drawing and horses. In the year 1814, at the age of 18, he moved to Doncaster in the north of England, arriving in time to witness the Duke of Hamilton's "William" win the St. (https://www.john-frederick-herring.org/ )
Size of the dish in diameter is 25,5 cm and being quite solid it weights over 0.75 kg