Damascus & Proud Clarion

Title

Damascus & Proud Clarion

Subject

Horse racing in art

Description

Peb's artwork depicts Proud Clarion, winner of the 1967 Kentucky Derby, pitted against Damascus in the 1967 Belmont Stakes. Although Proud Clarion (jockey Bobby Ussery up) was the Derby victor, Damascus claimed both the Belmont Stakes and the Preakness in 1967. Proud Clarion, of Darby Dan Farm, finished third in the Preakness and fourth in the Belmont.

Creator

Pierre Bellocq, aka Peb

Date

1967

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 x 11 in.

Type

still image

Original Format

Pen and ink

Physical Dimensions

12 x 11 in.

Files

FBW1577.jpg

Collection

Citation

Pierre Bellocq, aka Peb, “Damascus & Proud Clarion,” The Keeneland Library, accessed August 12, 2020, https://keenelandlibrary.omeka.net/items/show/39.

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