George Stubbs
(United Kingdom, 1724 - 1806)
Self Portrait
by George Stubbs

Born in Liverpool, England, Stubbs was self-taught. He spent 18 months dissecting and drawing horses in preparation for his greatest achievement: the depiction of the horse. He is celebrated as the greatest horse painter in history, he meticulously studied the characteristics of each horse he was commissioned to paint.

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Name:George Stubbs
Dates:1724 - 1806
Nationality:United Kingdom
Self Portraits
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Top owners of works by this artist
Yale Center for British Art(United States - New Haven, Connecticut)22 artworks
Royal Collection Trust (UK) - Windsor Castle(United Kingdom - London)14 artworks
Tate Britain - London(United Kingdom - London)14 artworks
Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool(United Kingdom - Liverpool)5 artworks
Hunterian Art Gallery - Glasgow University(United Kingdom - Glasgow)4 artworks
British Museum(United Kingdom - London)3 artworks
Ascott House - National Trust(United Kingdom - Leighton Buzzard)3 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)3 artworks
Fitzwilliam Museum - University of Cambridge(United Kingdom - Cambridge)3 artworks
Private collection2 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)2 artworks

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This person died over 70 years ago (in 1806).

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