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

Boston : Armstrong & Co., 1881-1882.
Physical Description:
[24] leaves, [24] leaves of plates : col ill. ; 49 x 63 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2011 38
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
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.
Chromolithographs -- 1881-1882.
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.
IIIF Manifest:

  • Volunteer
  • St. Julien
  • Parole
  • Ten Broeck
  • Maud S.
  • Harold
  • Luke Blackburn
  • Nevada
  • Daniel Lambert
  • Leamington
  • Bonnie Scotland
  • 1878
  • Foxhall, 1878
  • Almont
  • Piedmont
  • Santa Claus
  • Messenger Duroc
  • Hindoo
  • Thora
  • Clingstone
  • Captain Lewis
  • Edwin Thorne
  • Black Cloud.

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