Horace Vernet

The Start of the Race of the Riderless Horses



Horace Vernet - The Start of the Race of the Riderless Horses

Literature

introduction by Gary Tinterow, Masterpieces of European Painting, 1800-1920, in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; New Haven, 2007, nr. 24


Provenance

Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, New York, until died 1887

External links

Metropolitan Museum of Art Accession number 87.15.47

Other works by Horace Vernet


Emile-Jean-Horace Vernet Self Portrait
Self Portrait

Horace Vernet Emperor Napoleon I and his staff
Emperor Napoleon I and his staff
1810 - 1850

Horace Vernet Portrait of the Widow Comtesse Jean-Henri Louis Greffulhe
Portrait of the Widow Comtesse Jean-Henri Louis Greffulhe

Horace Vernet A Soldier on the Field of Battle
A Soldier on the Field of Battle
1818

Horace Vernet
The Start of the Race of the Riderless Horses
c. 1820
46 x 54 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed (lower right): H. V.
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Collection, Bequest of Catharine Lorillard Wolfe, 1887