Equine Artists of the World Celebrate the Horse
Artist:

Phil Alain

Panel
#31
Title:

Medieval Horses

Medium:
Acrylic
Panel before
Artist Comments:The fall of the Roman Empire began the medieval period - the horse became largely a vehicle for battle or the hunt since the Roman roads, which had previously united Europe, fell into disrepair. Travel from one area to another was dangerous due to the hostile relations between kingdoms.