The Royal Warrior

The horse has played a large role in not only everyday life, but art as well. This gallery portrays the transition of artworks that portray the horse in a warlike manner to a vision of royalty. 

A Lion Attacking a Horse, George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British, 1762, From the collection of: Yale Center for British Art
Riderless Racers at Rome, Théodore Géricault, 1817, From the collection of: The Walters Art Museum
Karl XV, King of Sweden and Norway, Carl Fredrik Kiörboe, c. 1860, From the collection of: The Royal Armoury, Sweden
Charles I (1600-49) with M. de St Antoine, Sir Anthony Van Dyck, 1633, From the collection of: Royal Collection Trust, UK
A Young Gentleman Riding a Schooled Horse, John Vanderbank, 1694–1739, British, between 1728 and 1729, From the collection of: Yale Center for British Art
Warren Hastings on his Arabian Horse, after George Stubbs, 1724–1806, British, George Townly Stubbs, 1748–1815, British, ca. 1796, From the collection of: Yale Center for British Art
Exercising the Royal Horses, John Frederick Herring, 1795–1865, British, between 1847 and 1855, From the collection of: Yale Center for British Art
The Prince of Wales's Phaeton, George Stubbs, 1793, From the collection of: Royal Collection Trust, UK
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