Painting by Richard Ansdell. Ansdell (May 11, 1815 – April 20, 1885) was an English oil painter famous for pictures of animal and rural subjects.
Which brings me to an interesting question I answered in an earlier post: Who put the border in the Border Collie and the Border Terrier? Yes, there is an intertwined history! And who else would know it but the crack research team here at Terrierman.com?