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"Sorcery" by Henry Alken, 1811



Henry Alken was a prolific artist and is desirable among collectors of equine art. Image of the horse Sorcery, who won an important race in 1811; a jockey riding a running horse in a pasture; with a blue and cloudy sky, within a carved gilt frame.


  • Creator
    Henry Alken (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 25 in. (63.5 cm)Width: 32.5 in. (82.55 cm)Depth: 4 in. (10.16 cm)
  • Style
    Beaux Arts (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1811
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Pasadena, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: TZ1351stDibs: f86881511203506243fs

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