A good looking chestnut gelding by Dutch Art out of Israar, Contrast is a well-related half brother to multiple winners Rutland Boy (also placed in the Group 2 Al Maktoum Challenge at Meydan) and Soul Searcher. He is also half brother to winners Harvestfortheworld (also placed in the Group 3 Airlie Stud Gallinule Stakes) and Exceed Power.
Contrast won his first race since joining us at Yarmouth in August 2019 over ten furlongs. It was a memorable day as it brought up a double for owner Mr Saha. Contrast followed up at Lingfield in September.
DUTCH ART (GB) Chesnut horse, 2004, by Medicean (GB), out of Halland Park Lass (IRE), by
Spectrum (IRE). 3rd top rated 2yr old in Europe in 2006. Won 4 races, value £461,889, at 2, from
5 furlongs to 6 furlongs, Darley Prix Morny, Deauville, Gr.1, Shadwell Stud Middle Park Stakes,
Newmarket, Gr.1, Norfolk Stakes, Ascot, Gr.2, also placed second in Darley July Cup,
Newmarket, Gr.1, Prix Maurice de Gheest, Deauville, Gr.1, etc. Retired to Stud in 2008.