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Creator:
Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British
Title:

Steeplechasing: Two Riders Taking a Wooden Fence

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on medium, moderately textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 5/8 × 14 3/4 inches (27 × 37.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, veso, upper left: "10 | 21/2"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "HRM. 10 - 21."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.508
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
building | falling | fence | flag | galloping | horse racing | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | jockeys | jumping | landscape | men | race (event) | sporting art | whips (animal equipment)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47184
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