"The Horse Book of the Century"

Portraitures of Horses, a Few People, Some Dogs & Other Animals, with Autobiographical Comment and Narrative.

Shrewsbury, NJ: Fordacre Studios, [1952].

First edition. Profusely illustrated with "more that five hundred reproductions of the artist's and author's work in oil, watercolor, pastel, crayon, charcoal, pen and pencil ... " 280 pp. 1 vols. 10-1/2 x 13-1/2 inches. "The Horse Book of the Century" Brown decorated cloth simulating leather. Very good. Item #239332

George Ford Morris (1873-1960) "was the foremost American equestrian artist of his time. He documented the fast changing world of the horse in American history in the early to mid-20th century. In 1952 Morris published 'Portraitures of Horses', considered The Horse Book of the Century. An amazing collection of his portraitures and sketches spanning over 40 years of his work. Needless to say these books have become high collectibles in the horse world ... " - The Horse and Hound in Art (www.horseandhoundart.com).

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