Freeman's Auction
GEORGE STUBBS
(british, 1724-1806)
"A HORSE AFFRIGHTED AT A LION"
1788, Lennox-Boyd's second or third state of three, with thread margins (likely trimmed). Etching with roulette on wove paper.
image: 8 7/8 x 12 3/8 in. (22.5 x 31.4cm)
sheet: 8 15/16 x 12 1/2 in. (22.7 x 31.7cm)
[Lennox-Boyd, 70; Taylor, 3]
provenance:
William Weston Gallery, London, United Kingdom.
Jeffrey M. Kaplan, Washington, D.C. (acquired directly from the above in 1988).

Estimate $5,000-8,000

Sold for $7,500 (buyer's premium included)