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Creator:
Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British
Title:
Steeplechasing: Four Riders Taking a Ditch and an Oxer
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 9 15/16 × 16 3/16 inches (25.2 × 41.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "10 | 20/2"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "HRH. 10 - 20."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.506
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
ditch | falling | fence | fields | galloping | hedge | horse racing | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | jockeys | jumping | landscape | men | race (event) | sporting art | whips (animal equipment)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47181
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