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Creator:
John Vanderbank, 1694–1739, British
Title:

"The Capriole, When He Rises Before & at the Same Time Thro's Out His Hind Legs & Quarters Upon a Strait Line:" Engraved as Plate 25 in "Twenty Five Actions of the Manage Horse..."

Date:
1729
Medium:
Pen and black ink, gray ink, and gray wash on medium, moderately textured, blued white, laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 1/8 × 6 inches (15.6 × 15.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed on verso, in pen with gray ink, center: "Capriole, when he rises before and at the same Tim[?] | [?]hrow's out his hind legs and quarters upon a stra[?]"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower right: "D2042"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1316
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | galloping | genre subject | horse (animal) | horseback riders | horseback riding | man | sporting art | tricorn hats
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47095
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