Tag: history

Works of prominent American horse artist to be auctioned

| May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments
Works of prominent American horse artist to be auctioned

Paintings on offer from personal collection of Richard Stone Reeves.

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Dressage Italian Style

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Dressage Italian Style

A look at Grisone’s Rules of Riding and Tomassini’s The Italian Tradition.

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Auction of American Western art tops $US17 million

| May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments
Auction of American Western art tops $US17 million

Christie’s in New York offer part of a private collection.

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Horse bronzes that stood outside Hitler’s Chancellery recovered in police raids

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Horse bronzes that stood outside Hitler’s Chancellery recovered in police raids

Long lost sculptures found in a warehouse with other artworks.

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Famed artist’s ‘Galloping Horse’ up for auction

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments
Famed artist’s ‘Galloping Horse’ up for auction

Xu Beihong work selling on June 2 in Hong Kong.

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Bone found in Canada said to be from Ice Age horse

| May 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Bone found in Canada said to be from Ice Age horse

Specimen dated at 30,000 years old.

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Quilt immortalizes Muybridge’s ground-breaking horse photography

| May 10, 2015 | 0 Comments
Quilt immortalizes Muybridge’s ground-breaking horse photography

12 panels represent famous galloping horse.

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French cave replica opens, complete with horse art

| April 27, 2015 | 0 Comments
French cave replica opens, complete with horse art

Replica of Chauvet cave system cost $US59 million.

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‘Friends’ help restoration of historic saddlebred farm

| April 21, 2015 | 1 Comment
‘Friends’ help restoration of historic saddlebred farm

“Saddlebred Friends of Spindletop” aims to raise $100,000.

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Korean noblewoman buried with her horse gear

| April 16, 2015 | 0 Comments
Korean noblewoman buried with her horse gear

Man lying beside her was probably sacrificed, say experts.

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Cellar dweller: Researchers find a “sunken ship of the desert”

| April 5, 2015 | 0 Comments
Cellar dweller: Researchers find a “sunken ship of the desert”

A 17th-century camel is unearthed in Austria of all places.

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“Simpson” painting fetches nearly $258,000 at auction

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Simpson” painting fetches nearly $258,000 at auction

Watercolour by Horace Moore-Jones goes under hammer in Auckland.

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Horses hunted in North America 13,300 years ago, research shows

| March 25, 2015 | 1 Comment
Horses hunted in North America 13,300 years ago, research shows

Kills sites south of Calgary date back to Ice Age.

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Strange South American mammals were related to horses, research shows

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments
Strange South American mammals were related to horses, research shows

Breakthrough technique used to reveal fossils’ secrets.

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Unearthed remains may be those of a knight who jousted

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments
Unearthed remains may be those of a knight who jousted

Medieval individual had injuries consistent with jousting.

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Gruesome end: Pharaoh probably on horseback when attacked

| March 8, 2015 | 0 Comments
Gruesome end: Pharaoh probably on horseback when attacked

Researchers paint picture of pharaoh’s brutal death.

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WW1 remount camp prepares for war horse statue

| March 1, 2015 | 2 Comments
WW1 remount camp prepares for war horse statue

New statue to commemorate horses and men of Romsey.

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“Walking app” features Britain’s famous White Horses

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments
“Walking app” features Britain’s famous White Horses

Take in all 9 of Marlborough’s famous white horses with new app.

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Wild horses a crucial part of Neanderthal diet, study finds

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Wild horses a crucial part of Neanderthal diet, study finds

Analysis of 11,500 bone and teeth fragments reveals fresh insights.

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Archaeological dig planned for Waterloo battlefield

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments
Archaeological dig planned for Waterloo battlefield

Hopes for fresh insights into battle that cost thousands of men and horses their lives.

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