4/30/2014

Horses and Harnesses




Fortunately, in my family has been a saddler a hundred years ago, and some of the catalogues of his business are still existing, showing a wide range of horse harnesses and gear. It´s perfect for me, because The War of the Worlds takes place in a world that was still horse-drawn, and I always found it difficult to depict the complicated intertwined reins and strings and all. Here are my models, and directly from the period!