14 août 2015

Three thousand years of the horse in art displayed at the National Gallery of Victoria

Lucy KEMP-WELCH, Horses bathing in the sea, 1900, oil on canvas, 152.9 x 306.5 cm. National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. Purchased, 1900, 93-2 © Estate of Lucy Kemp-Welch  MELBOURNE.- From the mythical winged horse Pegasus to Phar Lap’s victorious Melbourne Cup, three thousand years of the horse in art is displayed in the NGV Collection exhibition The Horse, opening on 14 August. Tony Ellwood, Director, NGV, said, ‘The horse has been a constant source of inspiration to artists throughout the world and... [Lire la suite]