This nifty pencil drawing on paper shows how a really top-notch artist can capture a scene of high action — with an economy of strokes and a splash of color — in a way that seems almost effortless. This paper measures 8 by 10 inches. Price: $425.

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, but ultimately not included. However, 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 pleasing image, which appears to be a combination of watercolor, ink and WhiteOut, is on paper measuring 11 by 13 inches. It is held in a gray mat that is only slightly larger than the artwork itself. Price: $1,025.

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 splendid little pen and ink drawing — the companion to another that appears on this web site — was created for the 1959 book entitled “Born to Race.” Drawn on heavy paper, this piece measures 8 by 11 inches and contains publisher’s notes in the bottom margin. Price: $1,325.

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)

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