23 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,500
Samuel Alken (1784-C.1825)
A racehorse with a groom, trainer and jockey
signed 'S. Alken.' (lower left)
oil on canvas
9¾ x 14 3/8 in. (24.7 x 36 cm.)
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The jockey in this picture appears to be in the colours of the 1st Marquess of Westminster.
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