Oil painting on canvas, Silky, or 'Waiting for Orders', by Henry Hetherington Emmerson (Chester-le-Street 1831 - Cullercoats 1895), signed and dated, bottom left: H H Emmerson 1874. A portrait of a dog, Lord Armstrong's favourite Border Collie, lying on a stony hillside, its head down in an alert position.
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