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horse and rider
  • Homer Green
    born: Coffee County, Tennessee, United States ; died: Coffee County, Tennessee, United States
  • horse and rider, 1990s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cedar wood, carving, paint, plastic
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 78 x 20 x 85 in
  • Gift of the Thomas D. Galloway Family
  • On view: Stewart Gallery, 406, C2
  • 2015.0178.a-h
Label Text

Carved wooden sculpture of a horse and rider in two parts. The bottom part depicts a horse with accents of yellow paint for nostrils and round plastic eyes. A rider, also with plastic eyes, straddles the horse and has accents of yellow paint on face, ears, and in vertical stripes on his hat.