This is a STUNNING old piece from the 1800's..it looks hand painted???? It has tremendous detail and is in an impressive vintage wood detailed CARVED frame with gold trim..NICE..Mounted on cardboard backing text on reverse.. ..This is truely DIFFERENT and very striking..overall size is 15 1/4 by 12 1/4 inches ..ready to hang and enjoy for another 125 years..a PRICELESS piece..fully documented ..SIGNED (lower right in image) NUMBER X. 2. III (Lower left bottom) A ACKERMARK. TANDEM-FAHREN (center Margin under horses front foot..) TITLE ..I believe this is German.. Image Guaranteed over 100 years old !!! This is the afternoon all have been waiting for..a day for showing off the elegant horses and fancy attire of the riders..these two Arabs are TANDEM driving..one in front of the other..stepping with pride and excitement of the event.. the Victorian ladies with parosals and fancy gowns ..the gentlemen dressed ... read more
I have been collecting Arabian Horse items for well over 40 years..NOW DESPERSING many 1000's of my favorite treasures..the barns and attic..and all rooms are full..I collected most of my life..purchasing everything horse related especially Arabian..even if I already had one like it.. .. Hoping to open an Antique shop with just horse antiques..that did not happen..so am listing now..enjoy..