A Riding-House, published 1780. Creator: Unknown.

A Riding-House, published 1780. Creator: Unknown.

2-942-373 - Heritage Art/Heritage Images

A Riding-House, published 1780. Men learning to ride horses. A short man on the right, about to mount his horse, has been identified as Captain Grose. In the centre stands the riding-master, pointing with hand and cane. A dog barks, alarming the horses, as another man in a clerical wig runs across the room in alarm.

Image Details

People Information

  1. Unknown, attributed to: :
People Related
  1. James Bretherton: British: Artist, publisher, printmaker

  1. Etching
  2. Etching on paper

Picture Type
  1. Caricature
  2. Prints and drawings
  3. Satire

Category Hierarchy

Lifestyle & Leisure Sport & Pastimes

Artistic Representations Satires

Artistic Representations Caricatures

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Digital Image Size

Pixel Dimensions (W x H) : 3000x2167
File Size : 19,046kb


  1. 90017
  1. 1928.1370
  1. 1000046824
  1. 2-942-373
  1. 2942373
  1. 90017

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