Yale Center for British Art
Creator:
Thomas Rowlandson, 1756–1827, British

Title:
Ages of the Horse: The Foal, The Colt, The Racer, The Hunter, The Post-Horse, Food for the Hounds
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, laid paper and wove paper, mounted on very thick, moderately textured, blue, wove paper.
Dimensions:
Sheet: 2 13/16 x 3 7/8 inches (7.1 x 9.8 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:
Inscribed in graphite, top left image, lower center: "The Foal"; in graphite, top right image, lower left: "The Colt"; in graphite, middle left image, lower left: "The Racer"; in graphite, middle right image, lower center: "The Hunter"; in graphite, bottom left image, lower left: "The Post Horse"; in graphite, bottom right image, lower left: "Food for the Hounds"
Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1153
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
sporting art | jockeys | hounds (dogs) | horses (animals)
Currently On View:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:46422