Troye, Edward (after)

Edward Troye (Swiss/American, 1808-1874)

FAMOUS AMERICAN THOROUGHBREDS

Set of 20 hand-colored engravings, number 5 of 110 sets

Print, 18 3/8" x 23 1/4" each

Signed

Twenty Hand-Coloured Engravings After Original Paintings of Famous American Thoroughbreds by Edward Troye. Published by At the Sign of the Gosden Head in 1932, this is a complete set of all 20 prints, numbered 5 out of 110.

Kentucky - by Lexington, out of Magnolia, 1861.Enquirer - by Leamington, out of Lida, 1867. Asteroid - by Lexington, out of Nebula, 1861. Vandal - by Glencoe, out of a Tranby daughter, 1850. Reel - by Glencoe, out of Gallopade, 1838. Tranby - by Blacklock, out of a daughter of Orville, 1826. Australian - by West Australian, out of Emilia, 1858. Trifle - by Sir Charles, out of a daughter of Cicero, 1828. American Eclipse - by Duroc, out of Miller's Damsel, 1814. Bertrand - by Sir Archy, out of Eliza, 1821. Revenue - by Trustee, out of Rosalie Somers, 1843. Boston - by Timoleon, out of a sister of Tuckahoe, 1833. Sir Archy - by Diomed, out of Castianira, 1805. Ruthless - by Eclipse, out of Barbarity, 1864. Glencoe - by Sultan, out of Trampoline, 1831. Leviathan - by Muley, out of Sarsaparilla, 1823. Sir Henry - by Sir Archy, out of a daughter of Diomed, 1819. Lexington - by Boston, out of Alice Carneal, 1850. Leamington - by Faugh-a-Ballagh, out of Pantaloon Mare, 1853. Longfellow - by Leamington, out of Nantura, 1867.

Estimate: 9000 - 12000

Final Sale Price: 
$26,450