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Creator:
Dubost, Antoine, 1769-1825.
Title(s):

Newmarket : collection d'onze planches lithographiques, representant la vue de Newmarket, et la vie du cheval de course depuis l'instant ou il est dans le haras jusqu'a celui de sa vente, figure sous les formes des plus celebres chevaux de course anglais en 1809 : comprenant les principaux sites et points de vue de Newmarket, les portraits de plusieurs amateurs de course et des plus fameux jockeys, auxquels sont joints une notice sur Newmarket et un texte explicatif des planches, les actes du Parlement d'Angleterre relatifs aux courses, les regles des courses en general, et les regles et ordonnances du Jockey-Club / par A. Dubost, ex-capitaine adjoint du Genie, auteur des tableaux de Damocles, Ulysse et Penelope, Venus et Diane, Cleosthene ou le jouer depouille; Brutus et Porcia, perparatifs de course, la vue de Hyde-Park, l'Arabe du desert, etc., etc., etc. = Newmarket, a collection of eleven plates, executed in lithography, representing a view of Newmarket, and the life of the race horse, from the moment of his entering the stud until that of his sale, delineated under the forms of the most celebrated English race horses in 1809 ...

Published/Created:
A Paris : Chez l'auteur, Quai de Billy, No. 18, 1818.
Physical Description:
[22] p., [11] leaves of plates : ill. ; 52 x 70 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio B 2011 42
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"Printed by J. Smith."--Title page.
Podeschi, J.B. Horse and horsemanship, 106
Snelgrove, D. British sporting and animal prints, p. 70
Buckley, A.K. The Keeneland Association Library, 45
BN, 42, col. 761
BAC: British Art Center copy unbound, as issued, in a portfolio of blue quarter boards and printed gray boards; blank cancel-slips are pasted over parts of the cover imprints. Armorial bookplate of the Duke of Gloucester (Prince Henry William Frederick Albert).
Subject Terms:
Henry, Prince, Duke of Gloucester, 1900-1974 -- Bookplate.
Horse racing -- England -- Newmarket (Suffolk)
Horse racing -- England -- Rules and practice.
Newmarket (Suffolk, England)
Race horses -- England -- Newmarket (Suffolk)
Form/Genre:
Lithographs -- Hand-colored -- 1818.
Armorial Bookplates (Provenance)
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