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"Qualified Horses and Unqualified Riders:" 'Faceing a Brook Verifying the Old Adage, Look Before You Leap'

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Inscribed in pen with black ink, lower center: "Faceing a Brook verifying the old Adage. Look before you Leap"; inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "23"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "HRH 12 - 4A."

Medium: Watercolor, with pen, in brown ink, black ink, and graphite on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper

Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection

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