Horse

Russian
19th century
Modeled by Evgeniy Lanceray (Russian, 1848–1886)


Object Place: Europe, Russia

Dimensions

29 x 37.5 x 17 cm (11 7/16 x 14 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1993.156

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Bronze. Incised on p. l. front corner: Felix Chopin (and Cyrillic letters in a circle). Incised on p. r. front corner: Cyrillic letters forming two words. Cast bronze figure of a standing horse with head looking to its right. A saddle rests on the ground behind the horse’s front left leg. Bronze over blackish-brown patination. Figure stands on oval base with molded rim.

Provenance

Aimée Lamb (b. 1893 - d. 1989) and Rosamond Lamb (b. 1898 - d. 1989), Boston; 1993, bequest of Rosamond Lamb to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 21, 1993)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb