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Race Scene
  • Douglas Warner Gorsline
    1913–1985
    born: Rochester, New York, United States ; died: Dijon, France ; active: United States, France
  • Race Scene, 1952
  • published in Esquire magazine, June 1954
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pen, ink, wash on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 12.5 x 37.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 4 7/8 x 14 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 21 x 47.9 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 8 1/4 x 18 7/8 in
  • Gift of Esquire, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 1980.0287
Description

Race between a horse and wagon and "horseless carriage." The horse and wagon are out in front. There is a tree in the right background and a man standing by the tree waving his hat in the air.