A country made pair of naive carvings of a jockey on a bay horse jumping and a grey in a paddock. They are carved in solid fruitwood with the original paint. These examples of people’s art were possibly made as a gift for a child. English, circa 1890.


Depth of grey horse: 6cms (2.5 inches)      Depth of bay horse: 5cms (2 inches)

Width of grey horse: 30.5cms (12 inches)  Width of bay horse: 23cms (9 inches)

Height of grey horse: 19cms (7.5 inches)    Height of bay horse: 19cms (7.5 inches)

Ref: DG35