Sir Gordon Richards(1904-1986), Jockey, trainer and racing manager
Sitter in 20 portraits
Sir Gordon Richards was a champion jockey twenty-six times. He rode 4,870 winners and won fourteen classics between 1921 and 1954. Richards subsequently worked as a trainer and racing manager.
by Bassano Ltd
whole-plate film negative, 23 May 1936
after Robert Stewart Sherriffs
colour relief halftone, published in The Sketch 12 October 1949
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