Catalog No. 0000.00.0
"Sport of Kings" screen-printed box bag featuring a jockey on a bay horse
11 L x 8 1/2 H x 2 3/4 D in.
Box purse depicting a jockey in a bright-red silks and riding a bay horse. "Sport of Kings" is screen printed in a white ribbon center bottom. This bag is not embellished with faux gems. One of multiple variations. This variation is nearly identical to work entitled "The Sport of Kings;" the word "the" is absent from the title.
Title of Piece
Sport of Kings
Enid Collins (American, 1926-1989), for Collins of Texas
Associated Product Codes
Red, brown, white, black
Horse racing, horses, sports, history
Signature and/or Mark
"ec" and copyright symbol screen printed on lower right front
Acrylic serigraph on heavily lacquered solid wood (probably mahogany with natural finish); hand-wrought solid brass clasps and ornaments; rigid vinyl handle; natural hand-stained leather trim; satin lining; mirror
Serigraph (screen) print; machine-made box with hand-applied stain and lacquer; hand-wrought solid brass; some hand assembly
Place of Manufacture
Places of Sale
Shows less than typical wear; original screen print vivid
One of several designs featuring horses and horse-racing.