The collection reveals the vision and talent of Daniels who compiled an incredible collection of sporting books and art. He donated 5000 rare volumes to the National Sporting Library, Virginia. Through this he enabled the Library to build a world-class rare book facility. Named The Daniels Collection, the Library holds priceless works including a 1550 Italian horsemanship treatise and the earliest book on duelling which is dated 1583.



Hounds, Andre Pater

Daniels was an avid collector of the finest sporting artists and illustrators which included: Henry Alken, Snaffles, John Leach and Andre Pater to name a few. Brunk will be offering these impressive pieces at auctions. Search the sale here.