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Creator:
John Frederick Herring, 1795–1865, British
Title:

Memnon, with William Scott Up

Former Title(s):

Memnon with William Scott Up on Doncaster Racecourse

Memnon with W. Scott up, on Doncaster Racecourse

Date:
1825
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 26 9/16 x 33 1/4 inches (67.5 x 84.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in red paint, lower left center: "MEMNON"

Signed and dated in red paint, lower right: "J. F. Herring. 1825"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1981.25.753
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
animal art | breeches | clouds | crowds | equestrian | fence | field | hat | horses (animals) | jockey | man | pattern | racecourse | riding boots | riding habit | spectators | sporting art | top hat | woman
Associated People:
Scott, William (1797–1848), jockey
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1205
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Robert Colls, This sporting life : sport and liberty in England, 1760-1960, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2020, pp. 57, 370, GV706.35 .C65 2020 (LC) YCBA

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 114-115, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 79 (v.1), no. 277, pl. 28, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, p. 29 (v.1), no. 104, pl. 28, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


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