Théodore Géricault / Fighting Horses / c. 1820Théodore Géricault
Fighting Horses
c. 1820

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Creator Name: Géricault, Théodore
Creator Nationality: European; French
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: 1791 - 1824
Gender: M
Creator Name-CRT: Théodore Géricault
Title: Fighting Horses
Title Type: Primary
Title: Horses Battling in a Corral
Title Type: alternate
Title: Bataille de chevaux dans un enclos
Title Type: Foreign
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1810
Creation End Date: 1830
Creation Date: c. 1820
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Materials and Techniques: Watercolor over graphite
Dimensions: Sheet: 21.7cm x 29.4cm
Inscriptions: ON OLD LABLE (now removed), in brown ink: This drawing by Géricault was / the property of The Marquis of / Hertford & left to Sir Richard / Wallace, who in time bequethed / it to Sir John Murray Scott / Bart: / Purchased by Leggatt Bros at / the sale of Sir John Murray / Scott's Drawings etc, at 5 / Connaught Place Marble Arch. / Feb: 9th 1914. ; ON OLD LABLE (now removed): across top, in graphite: 41 [circled] Dr. Bellingham Smith ; down center, in brown ink: J. L. A. T. Géricault / Horses Fighting / Colles Marquess of Hertford / Sir Richard Wallace and / Sir John Murray Scott / Exhib. Burlington Fine Arts Club / 1922 . No 52. / Pictures drawings & Sculptures of French School / of the last 100 years.
AMICA Contributor: The Cleveland Museum of Art
Owner Location: Cleveland, Ohio, USA
ID Number: 1929.13
Credit Line: Charles W. Harkness Endowment Fund
AMICA ID: CMA_.1929.13
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights: Copyright, The Cleveland Museum of Art

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