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Creator:
Henry Thomas Alken, 1785–1851, British
Title:
Steeplechasing: Three Riders Galloping to Right, Mounted Spectators in Background
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite and watercolor on moderately thick, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 1/4 × 14 3/8 inches (26 × 36.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "10 | 24A; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "HRH. 10 - 24A."

Verso, lower left: Collector's mark

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.515
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
galloping | hills | horse racing | horseback riders | horseback riding | horses (animals) | jockeys | men | race (event) | spectators | sporting art | town | whips (animal equipment)
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47194
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