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Five Racers Preparing to Start

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Inscription

Lower right: in brown ink, Carle Vernet f.

Provenance

Adolphe Le Goupy, Paris; Forsyth Wickes (1876-1964, New York, Paris, Rhode Island) purchased 2 February 1936; acquired by bequest 1965

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

English Racers, Preparing to Start

about 1803

Dimensions

Framed: 71.1 x 112.4 x 4.1 cm (28 x 44 1/4 x 1 5/8 in.) Overall: 58.4 x 99.1cm (23 x 39in.)

Accession Number

65.2606

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink and watercolor on white paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors