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Creator:
Orchard, Vincent.
Title:
The British thoroughbred : reproducing sixteen original paintings by the masters of horse portraiture, with detailed biographical commentaries on the horses / by Vincent Orchard.
Alternate Title(s):
British thoroughbred 1700-1850
Published/Created:
London : Ariel Press, 1966.
Physical Description:
9, [1] p., xvi leaves, [16] leaves of plates : col. ill. ; 42 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Folio A 2011 63
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Cover title: The British thoroughbred, 1700-1850.
Introduction by John Cadfryn-Roberts.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped brown cloth.
Contents:
Plates: Flying Childers, painted by James Seymour -- Second, painted by James Seymour -- Gimcrack, painted by George Stubbs -- Eclipse, painted by George Stubbs -- Diomed, painted by John Nost Sartorius -- Dungannon, painted by John Nost Sartorius -- Eleanor, painted by Edwin Cooper -- Phantom, painted by Benjamin Marshall -- Lottery, painted by John Frederick Herring, Senr. -- Matilda, painted by John Frederick Herring, Senr. -- Mameluke, painted by Benjamin Marshall -- Riddlesworth, painted by John Ferneley, Senr. -- Touchstone, painted by John Frederick Herring, Senr. -- Plenipotentiary, painted by Abraham Cooper -- Elis, painted by Abraham Cooper -- Crucifix, painted by Harry Hall.
Subject Terms:
Ariel Press -- Publisher.
Horses in art.
Painting, British.
Race horses -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Race horses -- Great Britain -- History.
Form/Genre:
Photomechanical prints -- 1966.
Contributors:
Cadfryn-Roberts, John.
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