29 - 30 November 2005
This lot is offered without a reserve
After John E. Ferneley, SEN.
Captain Horatio Ross on Clinker
oil on canvas
20¼ x 28¼ in. (51.4 x 71.8 cm.)
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The present lot is a variant after the well-known painting depicting Clinker, ridden by Captain Horatio Ross moments before their celebrated win on March 31, 1826.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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