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Drawing - Les Mason, Phar Lap Winning the 1929 Rosehill Guineas, 1932 Reg. No: SH 932190
- This drawing was of Phar Lap winning the Rosehill Guineas in Sydney in 1929 was done by Les Mason. He attended the race, and drew this from memory three years later in 1932, after Phar Lap's death.
- Pencil rendered drawing of jockey on horse back, with signiture date, and title in the lower right-hand corner. Reverse of rendering has a piece of white paper glued to it detailing Phar Lap's racing records, with yellow hi-lights at regular intervals.
The drawing has been laminated in a plastic sleeve.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr L. Mason, 1993
|Dimensions:||32.30 cm (Height), 0.30 cm (Width), 45.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||horse racing, art, drawings, 1930, 1930s, making history - phar lap|
|Themes this item is part of:||Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Horse Racing|
|Inscriptions:||Written on front: MASON/ 1932/ PHAR LAP/ 1932.
Written on reverse: WINNING ROSEHILL GUINEAS 9f-3 LENGTHS-8.5/ -J. MUNRO.-SEP. 21st-1929.- (RACE RECORD)/ PHAR LAP'S RACE RECORD/ [followed by extended text]
|Format:||Drawing: Black & White|
|Artist:||Mr L. Mason, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1932|