Book of the Horse: Horses in Art, The:Horses in Art

£12.99

Horses have been the inspiration for hundreds of works of art over the centuries. This book celebrates the horse in all its glory, from its role as working animal in war and sport, to beloved pet. The horse’s beauty and majesty is caught by artists as diverse as Stubbs, Toulouse-Lautrec, Picasso, Magritte, Frink, and Freud. ‘The Book of the Horse’ is a cool and quirky collection of equine art and illustration by artists from around the world. Interspersed through the illustrations are short texts about the artists and their subjects. Beautifully designed and packaged, the book will appeal to horse lovers of all ages.

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Horses have been the inspiration for hundreds of works of art over the centuries. This book celebrates the horse in all its glory, from its role as working animal in war and sport, to beloved pet. The horse’s beauty and majesty is caught by artists as diverse as Stubbs, Toulouse-Lautrec, Picasso, Magritte, Frink and Freud.

The Book of the Horse is a cool and quirky collection of equine art and illustration by artists from around the world. Interspersed through the illustrations are entertaining quotations and short texts on the artworks.

“…a fascinating and quirky collection of equine art and illustration from around the world. It celebrates the horse in all its glory – from its role as a working animal in war and sport to a beloved pet.” Equestrian Living

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Weight 0.24 kg
Dimensions 18.8 × 14.5 × 1.5 cm
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Cover

Paperback

Pages

159

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

704.943296655 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K