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John Frederick Herring, 1795–1865
Steeplechase cracks: Allen McDonough on Brunette, Tom Oliver on Discount, and Jem Mason on Lottery
Former Title(s):

Study of Three Steeplechase Cracks: Allen McDonough on Brunette, Tom Oliver on Discount and Jem Mason on Lottery

Three Racehorses with Jockeys Up
before 1847
Materials & Techniques:
Oil on canvas
28 x 36 inches (71.1 x 91.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
black | brown | hats | horses (animals) | jockeys | men | sporting art
Not on view
IIIF Manifest:

The Paul Mellon Bequest : Treasures of a Lifetime (Yale Center for British Art, 2001-02-17 - 2001-04-29) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition] [Exhibition Description]

Robert Colls, This sporting life : sport and liberty in England, 1760-1960, Oxford University Press, Oxford, U.K., 2020, pp. 56, 370, GV706.35 .C65 2020 (LC) YCBA [ORBIS]

Mary Dougal, Racing pictures of the Mellon collection, British Racehorse, vol. 24, December 1972, p. 593, SF338 B75 (LC)+ Oversize (YCBA) [YCBA]

Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867 : A Catalogue : The Paul Mellon Collection, , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, pp. 306-308, no. 331, pl. 39, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA) [YCBA]

John Ford, Ackermann 1783-1983 : the business of art, London, 1983, p. 182, N8640 A25 +F67 (YCBA) [YCBA]

Roger Longrigg, The history of horse racing : Foreword by Paul Mellon, The Macmillan Company, London, 1972, p. 164, SF335 A1 L65 1972 LC+ (YCBA) [YCBA]

Malcolm Warner, The Paul Mellon Bequest : treasures of a lifetime, , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2001, p. 95, N5247 M385 P28 2001 (YCBA) [YCBA]

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