This is one of a series of drawings of specific horses being shown in a catalog for the 1974 Saratoga yearling sales. This pencil drawing is on paper, measuring 8 by 13 inches inches, and has publisher’s notes in the bottom margin. (Copy of catalog page would be provided with artwork.) Price: $375 (sold)

This portrait is one of a series created for the 1962 book “Around the World with Horses,” by Sam Savitt. The image of this painting was later used for print reproductions.  Painted in gouache, this piece is framed under clear plastic with a simple white mat. For that reason, the painting itself is in excellent condition. The mat measures 14.5 by 16 inches. The image itself is 8 by 11 inches.  Price: $875. (SOLD)

This portrait is one of a series created for the 1962 book “Around the World with Horses,” by Sam Savitt. The image of this painting was later used for print reproductions.  Painted in gouache, this piece is framed under clear plastic with a simple white mat. For that reason, the painting itself is in excellent condition. The mat measures 14.5 by 16 inches. The image itself is 8 by 11 inches.  Price: $875. (SOLD)

This little pencil drawing on paper was done for “Step-a-bit,” Sam Savitt’s first book, which was published in 1956. This artwork measures 8 by 11 inches and has no mat or frame. In the top margin are hand-written notes by Sam Savitt, indicating what the caption should say. Considering that it is 62 years old, this piece is in good condition. Price: $250. (SOLD)

This oil on canvas is framed and measures 12 by 14 inches. It formed the centerpiece of a print that described quarter horses– a part of the Sam Savitt Horse Breed Series. This painting hung in Sam Savitt’s home. Price: $1,500. (SOLD)

This watercolor is a snapshot of a horse picking up speed in the final stretch of a racetrack. Measuring 14 by 18 inches, this painting has a lovely gilt-edge frame with white mat and brown inset. Price: SOLD

This drawing of a rodeo rider at the first few moments of his ride shows how a simple pencil — in the right hands — can convey the extraordinary raw power of a bucking horse. This drawing on paper, unframed and unmatted, measures 11 by 12 inches. Price: SOLD

This is the original study for poster created in 1972 for the Pinto Horse Association of America.  It is painted in gouache and contained in a simple white mat, which measures 14 by  20 inches. Price: $950. (SOLD)

Although unsigned, the authenticity of this watercolor is not in doubt: It appears on page 55 of a book entitled “The Horses of San Simeon,” written by Mrs. William Randolph Hearst in 1985. This view of California in the 1800’s, was painted on a board and measures 11 by 14 inches. Price: $1,000. (SOLD)

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