Sire: Equiano

Dam: Belle Artiste

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Sep 26th, 2013

Country: Australia


Camille Barnard, Hannah Lloyd, Wayne Pearn

Career Record: 16-3-1-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    18.8 %
  • Place
    31.3 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2013

SireAcclamationRoyal ApplauseWaajib
EQUIANO (FR) Princess AthenaAhonoora
2005Entente CordialeEla-Mana-MouPitcairn
DamChoisirDanehill DancerDanehill
BELLE ARTISTE (AUS) Great SelectionLunchtime
2005Our SistinePeintre CelebreNureyev
  Lower ChapelSharpo

EQUIANO (FR) (Bay 2005-Stud 2011). 7 wins-2 at 2, Royal Ascot King's Stand S., Gr.1-twice. Sire of 407 rnrs, 203 wnrs, 12 SW, inc. The Tin Man (Ascot British Champions Sprint S., Gr.1), Medicine Jack, Fly on the Night, Belvoir Bay, Baciami Piccola, Lady Macapa, Dark Reckoning, Strath Burn, Alicante Dawn - Furious Boy (H.K.), Valliano, Waipu Cove - Jolly Convergence (H.K.), Final Venture, SP Blood Moon, Lola Beaux, Equimou, Nuclear Power, etc.


1st dam

BELLE ARTISTE, by Choisir. 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m, MRC Tango Miss H. Half-sister to VATICAN, Adjuster. Dam of two named foals, both raced, inc:-

Unshackled (g. by Equiano). Winner. See below.


2nd dam

OUR SISTINE, by Peintre Celebre. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Half-sister to KING'S CHAPEL. Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

VATICAN (God's Own). 8 wins to 1100m, A$591,642, MRC Doveton S., L, TROA Supports National Jockeys Trust H., Vintage Photobooths P., SAJC Myer H., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Heat H., Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge H., SAJC Holdfast Insurance Brokers H., 2d MRC WJ Adams S., L, Chairman's S., L, SAJC Lightning S., L, Manihi Classic, L, MVRC 1print.com.au H., City Jeep Compass H., Programmed Property Services P., 3d MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, 4th MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, WJ Adams S., L.

Adjuster (Purrealist). 9 wins from 1200m to 1900m, A$246,390, to 2016-17, MRC Perri Cutten P., 2d VRC Straight Draw H., SAJC Medallion Homes H., Tapestry Wines H., VRC Swisse Wellness Trophy H., 3d MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L, MRC (Mornington) Progress Signs H., SAJC James Boag's Premium H.

Tansy. 5 wins to 1300m, A$172,070, to 2016-17, BRC Sky Thoroughbred Central H., MRC Charliesminimoments H., City of Ballarat NJT Heat H., 2d MRC Cove Hotel H., MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge heat H., Qld Tatt's RC GH Mumm H., VRC Recognition H., 3d MRC Isuzu Australia H., MRC (Mornington) Brown's Sawdust & Shavings H., VRC Nathan O'Mara & Terry Jolley H.

Belle Artiste. 3 wins. See above.

Master Artist. 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.

Divine Stryke. Winner at 800m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Nun Faster. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

Divine Quality. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, A$109,050, in 2016-17, VRC Indian Summer H., 3d VRC Light Fingers H.

One Faster. 5 wins to 1400m, A$84,431, to 2016-17 in Aust.


3rd dam

LOWER CHAPEL, by Sharpo. Unraced. Sister to LEAP FOR JOY (dam of MOOD INDIGO, CHAPEL CONCERT), three-quarter-sister to COLLEGE CHAPEL, half-sister to Waffle On (dam of EXPRESS WISH, DESERT ALCHEMY, MADID), Oatcake (dam of COPRAH). Dam of 3 foals, all winners, inc:-

KING'S CHAPEL (King of Kings). Horse of the Year & Champion 3YO & sprinter/miler in NZ in 2003-04. Champion Older Male Miler in NZ in 2004-05. Head of The 2003-04 NZ 3YO Free H. 10 wins-3 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, NZ$763,360, A$152,400, WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, Waikato RC Super Bonus Classique, L, Gold Coast Guineas, Avondale JC All Golds Cosmopolitan Club Juvenile S., Manawatu RC Mercedes Super Bonus Prelude, CJC Guineas Trial, 2d AJC George Main S., Gr.1, 3d Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, 4th Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, MRC Yalumba S., Gr.1. Sire.

Al Marwa. 2 wins at 2, MRC Out of Danger 2YO H., 3d VRC Henry Buck's Sprint H. Producer.


4th dam

Humble Pie, by Known Fact. 2 wins at 2, Goodwood SE Performance 2YO S., 3d Newbury Rose Bowl S., L. Half-sister to COLLEGE CHAPEL, Breadcrumb (dam of BARROW CREEK, LAST RESORT, ARCTIC CHAR, HEARD A WHISPER). Dam of 12 foals, 10 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

LEAP FOR JOY (Sharpo). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, £104,559, Milan Premio Omenoni, Gr.3-twice, Goodwood South Coast Radio 2YO S., 2d Milan Premio Certosa, L, 3d Ascot Diadem S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Phoenix Sprint S., Gr.3, Doncaster S., L. Dam of-

MOOD INDIGO (Dance in the Dark). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1800m, 2000m, 134,206,000¥, Tokyo Fuchu Himba S., Gr.3, Hanshin Wasurenagusa Sho, 2d Hanshin Kansai Telecasting Corporation Sho Rose S., L, Kyoto Shuka Sho, L. Producer.

CHAPEL CONCERT (Sunday Silence). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, 143,508,000¥, Hanshin Yonago S., L, 2d Nakayama Turquoise S., L. Producer.

Waffle On (Chief Singer). 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, Newmarket Ditch 2YO S., 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Lovelace, L. Dam of-

EXPRESS WISH (Danehill Dancer). 3 wins at 6f, 7f, Goodwood Supreme S., Gr.3, Haydock Enterprise Support Services H., 2d Newmarket Goldstar Transport H., 4th Goodwood Supreme S., Gr.3. Sire.

MADID (Cape Cross). 2 wins at 7f, 1m, Sandown Surrey S., L, Newbury Paddy Power Dial-a-Bet S.

DESERT ALCHEMY (Green Desert). 2 wins at 7f, Goodwood Oak Tree S., L, 2d Ascot October S., L. Producer.

Oatcake. Placed at 2 & 3, 3d Doncaster Freeclaim IDC 2YO S. Dam of-

COPRAH (Bertolini). 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m in Ireland, Norway and Sweden, Bro Park Stockholms Stora Pris, Gr.3, Swedish Open Mile, L, 3d Ovrevoll Marit Sveaas Minneløp, Gr.3-twice, Taby Stockholms Stora Pris, Gr.3.


Race Record: 10 Starts 1-0-3 A$24,334.

Winner at 1200m in 2016-17 in Aust.