A Horse frightened by Lightning

Oil on canvas | 48.9 x 60.3cm | c. 1813-14

Jean-Louis-André-Théodore Géricault

Géricault was a keen horseman, and his passion for horses was matched by his expert understanding of their anatomy. In 1813 he produced a number of oil studies and finished paintings, possibly including this one, of horses at the Imperial stables at ...
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