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American Paintings and Sculpture
Artist: Thomas Eakins, American, 1844–1916

Trotting Horses: Fairman Rogers’ Four-in-Hand

1879

wax

Each horse: 9 3/4 × 11 × 3 1/2 in. (24.765 × 27.94 × 8.89 cm) Four horses mounted in base (Approximate): 10 1/4 × 34 × 16 in. (26.035 × 86.36 × 40.64 cm)
Gift of the Estate of Paul Mellon, B.A. 1929, L.H.D.H. 1967
2000.25.2
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Paul Mellon Collection

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2000,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2001): 129, ill.

Art for Yale: Collecting for a New Century, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2007), 39, 349–50, pl. 9.

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