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  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    1913–1985
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • untitled, circa 1955
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink, wash on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12.2 x 34.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 3/4 x 13 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26.1 x 49.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 19 7/16 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0286
Description

Image of a horse auction. The auctioneer is at a podium on the left side and is holding a gavel in the air with his proper right hand. The horse is standing on the right side. There is a man holding a rope attached to the horse. There are bidders in the stands in the center left background.