Brentford Sweepstakes. All coursers the first heat with Vigour Run. But 'tis with whip & spur the race is won
"An etching showing four horses running towards "St. Stepn's Chapel", a building with open sides, and containing a party of men seated at a long table..." (Source: Stephens)
Print shows a horse race in progress at a racetrack; each horse and jockey represents a different insurance company, in the lead is "Mutual Life of N.Y." followed by "Equitable of N.Y., New York Life, Penn Mutu... more
From Maguire & Baucus catalogues: This subject taken just after the recent first fall of snow, shows two enthusiastic horsemen indulging in a "brush" with their respective horses and cutters.
Photograph shows posed scene of many well-dressed men and women atop large coach looking down at jockey on race horse; a woman holds the reins to the coach; background has painted backdrop of rural race track.