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Portraits of brood mares belonging to the Royal Stud at Hampton Court / by C.W.

London : Sams, Royal Library, St. James's Street, book and printseller to the Queen and royal family, 1837.
Physical Description:
[2] p., [24] leaves, [24] leaves plates : ill. ; 54 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 95
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
With tinted lithographs by A. Ducôte.
Printed by William Nicol, Shakspeare Press, 51, Pall Mall, London.
Originally issued in four serial parts. See: Podeschi.
Leaves are printed on one side only.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 155
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 197
BEIN UUzfe36 837P: The original 4 parts, uncut, as issued.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in red half morocco and red cloth; the original wrappers for each of the four parts are bound in at end. An ALS, dated 3 May 1964, from Thomas Ewart Marston to Paul Mellon has been removed to the object file; in the letter, this book is presented as a gift from Yale (Beinecke Library) to Mellon.
Portraits, histories, and pedigrees of 24 brood mares belonging to the Royal Stud at Hampton Court.
Subject Terms:
Hampton (London, England)
Horses -- England -- Pedigrees.
Horses in art.
Mares -- England -- London -- Pictorial works.
Marston, Thomas E. -- ALS to Paul Mellon, 1964.
Mellon, Paul -- ALS from Thomas E. Marston, 1964.
Sams, Royal Library -- Publisher.
Lithographs -- 1837.
Ducôté, A., active 1829-1832, lithographer.
Nicol, William, 1777-1857, printer.
IIIF Manifest:

  • Belverina
  • Maria
  • Burden
  • Fleur-de-Lis
  • Rachael
  • Jewess
  • Nanine
  • Elizabeth
  • Galatea
  • Sultana
  • Young Espagnolle
  • The Arabian mare
  • Gulnare
  • Marpessa
  • Wings
  • Miss Craven
  • Yarifa
  • Delphine
  • Miss Clifton
  • Spermaceti
  • Miss O'Neil
  • Arabian mare
  • Shortwaist
  • La Danseuse.

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