Leamington Grand Steeplechase, 1837, Plate 4

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Date:1837

Description:

Francis Calcraft Turner (c.1782 - 1846)

Leamington Grand Steeplechase, 1837, Plate 4

Ink on paper

Chas Hunt (engraver)

450mm x 655mm

This is one of a series of four colour engravings that depict the Leamington Spa Grand Steeplechase of 1837. The images were created by the artist Francis Calcraft Turner (c.1782-1846), and engraved by Chas Hunt. This is the last image in the series, and it shows Mr J. Mason on Jerry winning the race as the other horses finish. The Leamington Grand Steeplechase, established in 1826, was one of the attractions offered to wealthy visitors.


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Donor ref: LEAMG : M3940.1993.4 (75/27761)

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