« A horse is a man’s wings. »

Kirghizian Proverb

Horses & Riding

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Johann Elias Ridinger, White Horse of 1740
From the imperial riding-stable at Vienna :
Johann Elias Ridinger
Anno 1740 this noble horse so a white horse

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