A Wheeler, Oil, Fred Archer on Ormonde
Alfred Wheeler (1851-1932) Oil on Board, Fred Archer (1857-86) 21 Classic winners and Champion jockey 13 of his 17 years, tragically committing suicide in 1886. Seen here on the great Ormonde, owned by the Duke of Westminster, Unbeaten Triple Crown winner, one of the greatest horses of the 19th century. A. Wheeler was an equestrian artist with many paintings in the National Horse Racing Museum, Newmarket and was sought after by the then Prince Of Wales and Baron Rothschild during his lifetime.
40 cms x 50 cms
Stock number: SOLD