Before the Races.

Title: Before the Races.
Date: C1883
Artist: Uknown
Image Size: 340mm x 230mm (13.39" x 9.06")
Technique: Hand coloured engraving.
Condition: In good condition.
Stock Number: AS SP HORS 831024192 (HGY) (C111)
Price: $A 145

Rare Australian colonial racing engraving.

Inset titles:

A trial, 4 in the morning.
Early birds, men lying in nearby field with glasses watching the trials
Winners after the Cup
The preliminary canter, woman being dressed in elaborate gown
Outside the Prince of Wales Hotel
If it should come to rain, top of the new stand.

From the original edition of the Australian Sketcher.