Man with heavy horse in harness, Callendar House Stables

Production date
Circa 1910
A man with rolled-up shirt sleeves and braces holds the reins of a large heavy horse. The horse is wearing full harness with Scottish peaked neck collar and appears to have had its tail dressed.
See full details

Object detail

Production date
Circa 1910
Subject notes
William Forbes purchased Callendar Estate in 1783 and was an Improving Laird. He enclosed fields, encouraged the use of manure and lime to improve soil fertility, increased the average size of his farms and gave long leases which led to agricultural improvements. 897 795
Accession number


My shortlist

Subject category

Explore other objects by colour

Public comments

Be the first to comment on this object record.

Google reCaptchaThis site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.