We are proud to debut the newest release in the Secretariat Vox Populi Award series of artwork by Jaime Corum featuring 2022 winner Cody’s Wish.
In addition to the excellence he exhibited on the track, Cody’s Wish captured the hearts of fans across the globe with his endearing bond with his teenage namesake Cody Dorman. Their mutual affection and admiration epitomizes the best of the human/horse connection.
In this magnificent portrait, Corum captures the kind and inquisitive nature of Cody’s Wish in full racing tack. From from his distinctive diamond-shaped blaze to his fleece-lined nose pad and triangular patterned headband, the handsome bay colt is portrayed in meticulous detail.
Owned by Godolphin, trained by Bill Mott, and ridden throughout 2022 by Junior Alvarado, Cody’s Wish’s racing accomplishments last year featured four victories in five starts, culminating in an impressive and thrilling performance in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile. Sired by acclaimed stallion Curlin and out of the mare Dance Card by Tapit, Cody’s Wish is therefore a descendent of 1973 Triple Crown champion Secretariat. Cody’s Wish's current lifetime earnings stand at more than $1.3 million to date as his legion of fans eagerly anticipate his 2023 season debut.
Each of the 100 limited-run special edition prints is hand-signed by the artist and features a remarque of Secretariat in the lower left corner. Enjoy the complimentary option of receiving the print additionally signed by Kelly Dorman, father of Cody Dorman; and Danny Mulvihill, Manager for Godolphin's Gainsborough Farm. Prints are produced on glossy fine art archival stock and measure 18" x 12” in total.
Please note, prints begin shipping the week of January 21