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Title(s):

Celebrated horses of America / from paintings by Scott Leighton, Henry Stull, and others.

Published/Created:
Boston : Armstrong & Co., 1881-1882.
Physical Description:
[24] leaves, [24] leaves of plates : col ill. ; 49 x 63 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2011 38
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Chromolithographs after Edwin Forbes, Harry Hall, Henry Stull, Scott Leighton, Maurice Scanlan, and Theodore Marsden.
SML,AOB: Imperfect: text mutilated and plates loose.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in dark brown half morocco, and purple cloth; tooling on front and back covers and spine, gold lettering on spine.
Collection of 24 equestrian portraits, each with a preceding leaf of descriptive letter press.
Subject Terms:
Armstrong & Co. -- Publisher.
Horse racing -- United States.
Horses -- Pedigrees.
Race horses in art.
Form/Genre:
Chromolithographs -- 1881-1882.
Contributors:
Forbes, Edwin, 1839-1895, ill.
Hall, Harry, 1813-1882, ill.
Leighton, Nicholas Winfield Scott, 1847-1898, ill.
Marsden, Theodore, ill.
Scanlan, Maurice, ill.
Stull, Henry, 1851-1913, ill.
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