Jockey Great Lester Piggott

//Jockey Great Lester Piggott

Jockey Great Lester Piggott

English jockey Lester Piggott, nicknamed “The Long Fellow,” is considered by some to be the best flat jockey of his generation, with nearly 4,500 career wins. Here LeRoy captures him in a familiar pose between races.

Oil on board, 1963

26.5″ x 21.5″ framed, 11.25″ x 6″ unframed