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Creator:
George Alken, 1794–active 1837, British
Title:

Exercising a Racehorse

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, graphite, gouache, and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 8 1/16 × 10 3/4 inches (20.5 × 27.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite underscored on paper attached to mount, lower right: "c | Ph[...?] Mare"; Inscribed in graphite on verso, center right: "HRH. 17 - 6A"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.371
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
field | horse (animal) | horse racing | horseback riders | horseback riding | jockey | landscape | man | sporting art
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46832
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