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Artist name:

Benjamin Marshall


Artist date(s): 1768-1835
Artist nationality: British

Artwork title:

The Old Favourite


Artwork date(s): 1801
Artwork type: Painting
Medium: oil on canvas
Measurements: 863x1020
Inscription: Dated by the artist
Keywords: horse portrait; stable; manger

Reference ID: 1613

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Biography

Marshall studied in London with the portrait painter Lemuel Francis Abbott, but soon branched out into sporting art also. After his move to the Newmarket area, he became best-known for the latter, and is known to have been influenced by the work of Stubbs. A large number of his works were engraved for The Sporting Magazine.



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