Pharoahs horses

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Pharoah's Horses

Artist: John Frederick Herring

The original painting of this classic work by British painter John Frederick Herring (1795-1865) was made in 1848. Herring had a reputation as the "coachman-painter." For thirty-three successive years, he painted the winners of the races at St. Leger. He exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1826.

Photo credit: Charlie Hoyer