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U001.22.9
Artist / Maker : Aldridge, Denis
Title : Three Horses
Date (Execution) : 20th Century
Geographical Origin : United Kingdom
Cultural Group : English
Style / Period : Western Modern 1900-1950
Medium / Material  : watercolour
Support / Technique : paper
Object Type : watercolours (paintings)
Visual Description : Three parallel circles, each 14cm in diameter, revealing three small watercolour horse heads. These heads are shown from nose to neck, disintegrating into loose brushstrokes at the neck. The proper right painting is of a white horse with brown eyes, in profile facing p. left. The middle painting is of a dark brown hose in profile facing pr. right, turned slightly to face the viewer. The proper left painting is ofa blunt-nosed light brown horse with a white blaze. This horse is also in profile, facing p. right, and wears an elaborate bridle decorated with three colourful circles. Its mane is braided into alternating bred and blue dartlike shapes.
Accession # : U001.22.9
Width (cm) : 64.00
Height (cm) : 29.00
Depth (cm) : 2.25
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Sydney W. Jackman
Artist Statement :