William Harnden Foster Painting

Here’s another William Harnden Foster painting for your blog: Sport’s Peerless Pride, the 1939 National Champion. My old friend Earl Crangle, the legendary professional trainer, rode Pride’s brace that year (Earl was 19 at the time) and even helped scout for Pride’s handler, Dewey English. I remember Earl telling me “I saw every jump Sport’s…

>Strideaway Article: Canine Reproduction Part the Second

>My second article on Canine Reproduction : the breeding soundness of the male dog was recently posted to Strideaway.com. Photo of 1938 National Champion Air Pilot’s Sam by William Harnden Foster–courtesy of author Tom Davis Tom Davis writes for many of my favorite magazines…his book The Tattered Autumn Sky should be included in your literary…

>William Harnden Foster

>Excerpt from Animal and Sporting Artists in America by F. Turner Reuter, Jr. © 2008: Foster was born in Andover, MA, on 22 July 1886. The son of a railroad man who was also an avid wingshooter, he grew up around shotguns and steam locomotives and retained a lifelong interest in both. He studied for…