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- Object: Fleur-de-Lis
A racehorse standing in profile to right, in a field, with a man wearing a top hat and tails holding the bridle and turning towards a jockey who approaches from the right; after Cooper; after 'Proof' erased. 1828
Mezzotint with some etching
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Height: 439 millimetres (trimmed?)
Width: 514 millimetres (trimmed?)
- Curator's comments
- The Lennox-Boyd database records other states:
(i) etched proof before all letters
(ii) scratched with the title and 'A Cooper // T Lupton'
(iii) lettered as in this state, but also with the word 'Proof'
Christopher Foley FSA (email Feb 2021): 'The original painting from which this print is taken is in the collection of the National Trust for Scotland at Brodick Castle'.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Acquired with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Friends of the British Museum, the Art Fund, Mrs Charles Wrightsman, the Michael Marks Charitable Trust, and numerous individual donors.
- Prints and Drawings
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