Surplice. Winner of the Derby Stakes at Epsome, and the Doncaster Great St. Leger, 1848.By Touchstone Our of Crucifix. The Property of Lord Clifden.
Coloured aquatint Plate 506 x 602mm. 20 x 23¾". Publication line slightly rubbed, faded.
Surplice (b.1845) was bred by Lord George Bentinck (1802-1848). He was sold as a two year old to the Hon Edward Lord Mostyn and later the same year to Henry Agar Ellis Clifden (1825-1866), 3rd Viscount Clifden. Racing for four years, he was undefeated at two and won the Derby Stakes and St Leger Stakes at three.
[Ref: 23073] £150.00