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History of Quadrupeds: The Improved Cart Horse
  • Thomas Bewick
    1753–1828
    born: Tyne and Wear, England, United Kingdom ; died: Gateshead, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • History of Quadrupeds: The Improved Cart Horse, late 1700s–early 1800s
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • wood engraving
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 57 x 80 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 106 x 116 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 2 1/4 x 3 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 4 1/8 x 4 9/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0093
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Description

Vignette of a horse in the foreground. There are two horses pulling a cart and rider through a river and a horse carrying a man and woman in the middle ground.