Henry Stull (Canadian/American, 1851–1913)
TOURNAMENT WITH EDWARD ‘SNAPPER’ GARRISON UP
Oil on canvas, 12” x 15”
Signed, dated 1890
Essex Gallery of Sport, New Jersey
Tournament was bred in California by James Ben Ali Haggin, of Elmendorf Farm fame, and was raced by George Hearst, a wealthy businessman, U. S. senator, and father of William Randolph Hearst. He won the Great Eastern Handicap at 2 and at 3 won the Lawrence Realization, Jerome Handicap, Choice Stakes, and Omnium Handicap. He was considered the best 3-year-old male of the 1890s.