The subject of the painting was the winner of the Chester Tradesmen's Cup in May 1843, owned by W.

Wormald and ridden by the jockey Bunby. It is a depiction of Chester racecourse with the grandstand and Grosvenor Bridge to either side of the background.

Provenance

W Kemp, Seaforth, Liverpool


Grosvenor Museum

27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2DD
01244 972 197
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