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Thoroughbreds Portfolio
Giclee prints on archival water color paper

Celebrating the Sport of Kings

 

CHECKERED HAT - COOLING DOWN
LAMORLAYE, FRANCE
Rider & Horse Cool Down After a Training Run on Trails That Run Through the Forest in France



About Checkered Hat- Cooling Down: The French train their thoroughbred racehorses in huge paddocks on trails that run through the forest. The piece was self-assigned and was done on a trip with my daugther Jill who served as my guide, translator, advisor and the person in charge of "keeping dad out of trouble." A wonderful adventure shared together that neither of us will ever forget.

This work was inspired by Virginia Craft Payson, a true sportswoman, philanthropist and noted horsewoman in her own right, who suggested I go to France for a truly memorable view of the sport as only the Fench do it. This is one of my favorite peices from the thoroughbred racing series.

It resides in a private collection and has never been offered. It is a wonderful piece to hang if you love the sport of kings. 


 
Price: $ 195.00
Availability: 2-3 Weeks
Size: 22"Hx28"W
Framed: No


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