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Print - ECLIPSE
  • ECLIPSE
    Stubbs, George A.R.A., born 1724 - died 1806
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ECLIPSE

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    London (printed and published)

  • Date:

    28/02/1823 (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Stubbs, George A.R.A., born 1724 - died 1806 (painter)
    Scott (engraver)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraving print on paper

  • Museum number:

    E.873-1896

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case Z, shelf 2, box A

Physical description

'ECLIPSE'. Dark-coloured racehorse, with markings of a blaze on its face and a stocking on its right hind leg, viewed in profile. The horse has a plaited mane and is wearing a racing saddle and bridle. A man in a long coat holds the horse's reins as a jockey walks towards the horse.

Place of Origin

London (printed and published)

Date

28/02/1823 (published)

Artist/maker

Stubbs, George A.R.A., born 1724 - died 1806 (painter)
Scott (engraver)

Materials and Techniques

Engraving print on paper

Marks and inscriptions

ECLIPSE.
Title, centre below image.

Stubbs Pinx.
Below bottom-left corner of image.

Scott Sct.
Below bottom-right corner of image.

Published Feby. 28. 1823 by J. Pittman Warwick Square,London.
Centre, below title.

Dimensions

Height: 13.4 cm of sheet, Width: 17.5 cm of sheet, Height: 10 cm of image, Width: 14.1 cm of image

Descriptive line

'ECLIPSE'. Dark-coloured racehorse, with markings of a blaze on its face and a stocking on its right hind leg, viewed in profile. Engraving print on paper. After a painting by George Stubbs. Engraved by Scott. Published by J. Pittman, London. 1823.

Materials

Paper; Printing ink

Techniques

Engraving (printing process)

Subjects depicted

Men; Jockey; Racehorse

Categories

Prints

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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