Hints to bad Horsemen. No.1. Symptoms of Restiveness. Ah me! what various Ills betide The Looby who presumes to ride. No.6. [&] No.2. Symptoms of Starting...No.7. [&] No.3 Symptoms of Kicking...No.8. [&] No.4. Symptoms of Tumbling...No.9.
London, Publish'd May 10:th 1781 by Watson & Dickinson No.158 New Bond Street.
Set of four stipples. Plate 196 x 235mm. 7¾ x 9¼". A scarce and complete set.
1. A rider in a country road, looking to left, has stopped before a sign-post; his horse has its head turned to right with a church and tress seen on the right; 2. Rider to the left, his horse starting at a man crouching down in some bushes, with a windmill behind; 3. A man on horseback in a landscape looking to right, nearly falling off from the animal kicking up behind; 4. An man to left falling off his horse, which has stumbled to the consternation of a goose and three ducks, barn in background, fence and trees on left with bushes to the right.
Goodwin: 66 to 69 [inclusive].
[Ref: 23947] £600.00