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Derby
Publisher:
Printer:
Date:
2000
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Softground Etching With Drypoint
Dimensions:
Sheet: 432 x 457 mm (17 x 18 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2015.37.106
Acquisition Date:
2015-10-07
Credit Line:

Foundation purchase, Phyllis C. Wattis Fund for Major Accessions

This print depicts a steeplechase as seen from above, as a group of horses and their jockeys race for an unseen finish line. Many of the figures are fully realized, while others are faint, ghost-like renderings, that suggest an appearance.