ID number ART19796.027
Title [Horse and rider studies]; verso: [Group figure study]
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Longstaff, Will (Artist)
Place made France: Picardie, Somme, Amiens Harbonnieres Area, Glisy
Date made 1918
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Sheet: 25.2 x 36.8 cm

Description

recto: Studies of horse and rider, to the left is a frontal study with horse in action with right leg raised. The second study is taken from the left profile in the position of refusal with the hind legs bent and the front right leg straight, left front leg bent and the mouth open in response to the riders taught rain, (image is upsidedown). Verso: incomplete and loose drawing of figures, including those on horseback and congregated on a hillside. There is a round sketch to the right comprised of looping circles.