The Highland Pony in Art
Below are several paintings and photographs of Highland Ponies. I hope you enjoy them as much as I do! Each of these 19th century pictures shows a different aspect of the Highland Pony.
"Returning from the Hills" by Richard Ansdell (1815-1885)
"Quarrying in the Highlands" by Richard Ansdell
"Deer Hunt" by Richard Ansdell
"Sheep Gathering in Glen Sligachan" by Richard Ansdell
"The Highland Ferryboat" by Jacob Thomson (1806-1879)
"Striking a Bargain" by Charles James Adam (1859-1931)
"Last of the Clan" by Thomas Faed (1826-1900)
The two photographs below show Highland Ponies
Pony with Panniers, Isle of Eigg
Pony with panniers, Barra.
This section has modern works, most of which are available for purchase
This card was designed by Ann Gilpin. You can contact her by clicking here
The artist, Joel, has sculpted these beautiful pieces. You can see them and more of her work at Joel at Tenon Gallery (click to go there). Joel will also undertake commissions. She suggests a portrait of a Highland trotting.