Lord Portmore Watching Racehorses at Exercise on Newmarket Heath – John Wootton ~1753

John Wootton  (1682 – 1764 )  from the Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

Detail: boy, dog, horse, racing, gentleman’s clothing, sport, jockey cap

Categories: 18th Century, British, Painting | Tags: , , , , , , | 2 Comments

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2 thoughts on “Lord Portmore Watching Racehorses at Exercise on Newmarket Heath – John Wootton ~1753

  1. I like the way he used depth in this painting

  2. Franitz

    This painting demonstrates how painters had a hard time painting horse movements correctly.

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