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


Horace Vernet Louis-Philippe and His Sons Riding Out from the Château de Versailles
Louis-Philippe and His Sons Riding Out from the Château de Versailles
1846

Emile-Jean-Horace Vernet Self Portrait
Self Portrait

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