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George Garrard, 1760–1826, British

Portrait of a Racehorse, Possibly Disguise, the Property of the Duke of Hamilton, with Jockey Up

Former Title(s):

? The Duke of Hamilton's Disguise with Jockey Up

Racehorse with Jockey up

Oil on canvas
Support (PTG): 33 1/2 x 42 1/2 inches (85.1 x 108 cm)

Signed and dated, lower right: "g garrard | 17 6"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
bridle | equestrian | fence | field | jockey | man | pasture | post | racecourse | riding boots | rural | saddle | track
Not on view

Christie's Sale Catalogue : Catalogue of English pictures and drawings 1700-1950 : 15 November 1980, Christie's, London, November 18, 1960, p. 23, no. 103, Auction Catalogues (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. 81 (v.1), no. 290, pl. 21, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 179 (v.1), no. 343, pl. 94, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Duncan Robinson, At home to sporting art : the Brick House, Essays of Friends of British Sporting Art, no. 33, The British Sporting Art Trust, Summer 1997, p. 5, N8250 .B751 (YCBA)

The Yale Center for British Art, An Anniversary Celebration of Paul Mellon's Great Legacy , Apollo, April 2007, p. 63, fig. 4, N5220 M552 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA) Appeared as April 2007 issue of Apollo;; all of the articles may also be found in bound Apollo Volume [N1 A54 165:2 +]

Angus Trumble, Diversions of the Field, Apollo, v. 165, no. 542, April 2007, pp. 62, 63, fig. 4, N1 A54 + (YCBA)

Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 82, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (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. 26 (v.1), no. 95, pl. 21, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)

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