Saturday, 18 June 2016

The Surrender of Breda


Velázquez, Diego (Spanish, 1599 - 1660) 

The Surrender of Breda (Las Lanzas)
Oil on canvas
307.658 x 367.665 centimetres
121.125 x 144.750 inches
circa 1625-1635
Museo del Prado

Saturday, 11 June 2016

The Frugal Meal


John Frederick Herring Sr. (English, 1795 - 1865)


The Frugal Meal
Oil on canvas
21.49 x 29.48 inches
54.6 x 74.9 centimetres
Exhibited 1847
Tate

Saturday, 4 June 2016

A Bay Horse Near a Building


Sir Alfred Munnings  (English, 1878 - 1859)

A Bay Horse Near a Building
Oil on board
50.8 x 61 centimetres
20 x 24.01 inches
The Munnings Collection at The Sir Alfred Munnings Art Museum




Saturday, 28 May 2016

Scorpion, with Jockey up, on Musselburgh Racecourse


Francis Sartorious (English, 1734 -1804)

Scorpion, with Jockey up, on Musselburgh Racecourse
Oil on canvas
101.6 x 127 centimetres
40 x 50 inches
1796

Saturday, 21 May 2016

Running Horse


Xu Beihong (Chinese, 1895 - 1953)

Running Horse
Scroll, mounted and framed, ink on paper
90.5 x 59.2 centimetres
35.62 x 23.25 inches
1936

Saturday, 14 May 2016

Faun, Horse and Bird


Pablo Picasso (Spanish, 1881 - 1973)

Faun, Horse and Bird
Indian ink and watercolour on paper
44.2 x 54.4 centimetres
17.40 x 21.41 inches
1936
Musée Picasso, Paris, France

Saturday, 7 May 2016

Traber Team


Ernst Kichner (German, 1880 - 1938)

Traber Team
Oil on canvas
80 x 90 centimetres
31.46 x 35.43 inches
1930
Kirchner Museum, Davos, Switzerland

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Church and Horse


Alex Colville (Canadian, 1920 - 2013)

Church and Horse
Acrylic on hardboard
55.5 x 68.7 centimetres
21.85 x 27.04 inches
1964
Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Saturday, 23 April 2016

Horse's Skull with a Pink Rose


Georgia O'Keefe (American, 1887 - 1986)

Horses Skull with Pink Rose
Oil on canvas
102.23 x 76.83 centimetres (framed)
40.25 x 30.25 inches
1931
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, USA

Saturday, 16 April 2016

Head and Shoulders of a Cart Horse


James Ward (English, 1769 - 1859)

Head and Shoulders of a Cart HorseGraphite on paper
Undated 

Saturday, 9 April 2016

Horsemen


Maurits Cornelis Escher (Dutch, 1898 - 1972)

Horseman
Woodcut
44.9 x 23.9 centimetres
17.67 x 9.40 inches
1946

Saturday, 2 April 2016

A Moorish Packhorse


Joseph Crawhall (English 1861 - 1913)

A Moorish Packhorse
Watercolour
31.7 x 34.3 centimetres
12.48 x 13.50 inches
1888

Saturday, 26 March 2016

Horse-drawn Sleigh


Alfred Wieruz-Kowalski (Polish, 1849 - 1915)

Horse-drawn Sleigh
Oil on canvas
91.5 x 129 centimetres
36 x 51 inches
Unknown date

Saturday, 19 March 2016

The Adoration of the Magi


Gentile da Fabriano (Italian, 1370 - 1427)

The Adoration of the Magi
Tempera on panel
173 x 220 centimetres
68.1 x 86.6 inches
Uffizi Gallery, Florence

Saturday, 12 March 2016

Joan of Arc


Antoine Dufour

Joan of Arc - Vie des femmes clélèbres
Illuminated Manuscript
Dobrée Museum, Nantes, France
circa 1505

Saturday, 5 March 2016

Horse


Fernando Botero (Columbian, 1932 -)

Horse
Watercolour on paper
88 x 74 centimetres
34.64 x 29.12 inches
2003

Saturday, 27 February 2016

Diomedes Devoured by Horses


Gustave Moreau (French, 1826 - 1898)

Diomedes Devoured by Horses

Watercolour over graphite
21.4 x 19.7 centimetres
8.42 x 7.75 inches
The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles

Saturday, 20 February 2016

Horse of Selene


Horse of Selene (Greek)
Marble statue from the East pediment of the Parthenon
83.3 centimetres length x 62.6 height x 33.3 depth
32.79  inches length x 24.64 height x 13.11 depth
438 BC - 432 BC
British Museum

Saturday, 13 February 2016

A Hunter on Horseback


Muzaffar 'Ali
(Persian, flourished circa 1540 - 1576)

A Hunter on Horseback
Gouache and gold on paper
1540
British Museum

Saturday, 6 February 2016

Horses Resting


Franz Marc (German, 1880 - 1916)

Horses Resting (Ruhende Pferde)
Woodcut on Paper
16.8 x 23 centimetres
6.61 x 9.05 inches
1911
Museum of Modern Art, New York