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Nano Reid, Irish, 1900-1981
Title: Study of a Horse
Date: c.1978
Medium: Graphite on paper
13.6 × 22.6 cm
Signed: lower right: Nano Reid
Credit Line: Presented, Antoinette and Patrick J. Murphy, 2023
Object Number: NGI.2023.28
DescriptionThis simplified image of a horse shows Nano Reid's facility with line. The physicality of the animal is rendered effortlessly through the application of a few carefully chosen marks. Horses are a fequent motif in her work. Reid made drawings of the horses that lived in a field near her house at Millmount in Drogheda.

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