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Munnings said 'Fools Rush in where angels fear to tread, painting so a large picture from watercolour was asking for trouble. I worked away at it all through the winter. The tone of the grass gave me the same trouble as it does today. I was wretched, but my worst hindrance was the roan colt coming out of the picture. That ambitious effort should have taught me my limitations, I found it "skied" in the last room of the Academy.'

The Munnings Art Museum

Colchester


Date

1901

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 127 x W 203.2 cm

Accession number

634

Acquisition method

purchased from Christie's, 1973

Work type

Painting

Inscription description

Signed and dated


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