Antique Painting by Percy Earl of Lester and Johnny Reiff (USA)
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Title: "The Long and the Short of it"
Date: 5th July 1900
Both these Jockeys were caricatured for Vanity Fair in 1900 by Leslie Ward aka Spy. Percy Earl was a Vanity Fair artist and produced a series of horse and Jockey studies for the magazine in 1909. This particular rendering of the brothers is much more life like than Spy's caricatures.
Condition: Watercolour and gouache on coloured paper, laid on board, minor age discolouration. Unframed.
Order No. 574