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Creator:
unknown artist
Title:
Commemorative Portrait of a Racehorse called Othello
Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor, pen and black ink and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream laid paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 7 5/8 × 10 3/4 inches (19.4 × 27.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, lower left: "The Portrature of OTHELLO The porperty of Mr Prior late Jr. Ralph Gores. Taken from the Life. | He won 3 Purses of 50 Guineas Each at Lewes, Stockbridge at ye great Heath near, Maryborough, la Subscripsion | by Harragh of Hildare, besides the great maleh of 1000 Guneas a the Curragh of Hildareth. ---"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1976.1.5
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | black | breeches (trousers) | bridles | figures | horse (animal) | men | stockings
Access:
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7903
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