Race Horses _ Preparing for Second Heat

Method Aquatint with original hand colouring
Artist Thomas Sutherland after Samuel Alken
Published Pubd. by Sherwood, Jones & Co. Augt. 1. 1823.
Dimensions Image 110 x 182 mm, Sheet 135 x 215 mm
Notes A scene of a group of horses and owners preparing for the second race of the day from The Annals of Sporting and Fancy Gazette.

Thomas Sutherland (c.1785 - 1827) was a British aqua-tinter and artist who lived and worked in London.

Samuel Alken (1756 - 1815) was a British landscape artist and pioneer of aquatint printing. Alken is particularly remembered for his sporting scenes, particularly of hunting, a genre in which his sons, Samuel and Henry Thomas, also worked.

Condition: Some time toning to sheet edges.
Framing mounted
Price £140.00
Stock ID 47853