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Six studies for man beside a rearing horse
Théodore Géricault (French, 1791 - 1824)
1812 - 1814
15.2 × 10.6 cm (6 × 4 3/16 in.)
One of his friends emphasized that Théodore Géricault "was a painter of the first thing that came along. . . . He did this to discover unexpected beauties." Here he captured the power and energy of a rearing horse held by its trainer.