Two hundred bucks may seem like a lot of money in the 19th Century, but if you consider what you’re getting, it’s actually quite reasonable. A horse that is free from vice and is quiet to ride and drive may have been an anomaly back in 1891, when this image was originally printed. Horses may have been chain smoking cigarettes and gambling into the wee hours of the night for all we know. This Words Of Wisdom poster is printed on khaki-colored paper for that old-timey effect.
Silk-screened on khaki-colored paper. Unframed.