Triple Honey

Title

Triple Honey

Subject

Horse racing in art

Description

Peb's artwork depicts racehorse Spicy Living under a “Triple Crown Honey” beehive hanging in the Coaching Club American Oaks “tree” of 1963. The Coaching Club American Oaks was run at Aqueduct Racetrack that year.

U.S. Racing Hall of Fame jockey Bobby Ussery, winner of the 1962 American Oaks riding Bramalea, is also depicted; as well as racehorses Smart Deb, Bramalea, Funloving, Cicada, and Bowl of Flowers.

Creator

Pierre Bellocq, aka Peb

Date

1963

Rights

This digital resource may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent distribution in print or electronically. Physical rights are retained by the Keeneland Library. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.

Format

Pen and ink; 12.75 x 17.75 in.

Type

still image

Original Format

Pen and ink

Physical Dimensions

12.75 x 17.75 in.

Files

FBW1512.jpg

Collection

Citation

Pierre Bellocq, aka Peb, “Triple Honey,” The Keeneland Library, accessed January 19, 2020, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/35.

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