A pair of American horizontal oil on canvas paintings from the late 19th century, depicting horse races and set inside giltwood frames. Born in the later years of the 19th century, each of this exquisite pair of oil on canvas paintings features a horizontal format, perfect to depict the exhilarating horse race that with no doubt keeps the audience on its toes. The impression of speed is beautifully rendered by the movements of the brown, white and black horses, as well as the jockey’s gestures. Unsigned and set within elegantly carved giltwood frames, this pair of American 1880s-1900s oil on canvas paintings will bring a stylish touch of elegance to any home, particularly in a living room or a den.
H 16 in. x W 29 in. x D 2.25 in.
H 40.64 cm x W 73.66 cm x D 5.72 cm