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Shire Horses
  • Robert Sargent Austin
    1895–1973
    born: Leicester, England, United Kingdom ; died: Burnham Overy Staithe, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • Shire Horses, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • etching
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 100 x 155 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 3 15/16 x 6 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 240 x 316 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 7/16 x 12 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 11 x 14 in
  • Gift of Robert Austin's daughters, Rachel Austin and Clare Calder
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0124
Description

Two horses pulling on a rope towards the left of image. Two figures are walking beside the horses encouraging them. The viewer is looking down at the scene.