Horse Accomplishments, Sketch 8: An Arithmetician !!

Etcher Thomas Rowlandson British
After George Murgatroyd Woodward British
Publisher Rudolph Ackermann, London British

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One of a set of twelve prints that make fun of different sorts of mounts. Here, as his horse kneels, the rider struggles not to fall off. Text above reads: "This I presume is by way of proving to a certainty that two and two makes four!!"

Horse Accomplishments, Sketch 8: An Arithmetician !!, Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London), Etching and aquatint

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