SF stallion qualified "ESPOIR"
Bay - 1,67 M (16,2hh) - 2010 - BSO +17(0.58) - ISO 142

Breeder : Frédéric Leconte (Normandy)
Owned by SCEA Levallois Richard
- Haras de Semilly - 50680 Couvains



Perfect alliance between rare and prestigious bloodlines :
Quaprice and a dam by the Olympic Champion Jus de Pomme,
who has also produced several international winners like Abbervail vh Dingeshof (CSIO).
Artiste is a modern stallion, handsome and tonic, showing beautiful gaits, light and supple jumps with a great bascule and strength in the back.




Son of the famous Quidam de Revel with a great holsteiner damline :
His 1st dam, Wella I, has also produced : Diana IV (dam of the great international winner Conduct with Conor Swail) ; Flandia (dam of the good international showjumpers Coloredo with Markus Renzel and Cadillac with Eric Navet, ISO 162) ; Ornella (Champion of France at 6 YO and then great internationale winner with Daniel Deusser) ; ...
His 2nd dam, Lyrik, has also produced : Lantaan Holsteiner stallion ; Traumfee (2nd dam of the international winner Carnaval La Silla with Susanne Behring) ; Zisterne 2nd dam of the stallions Caesar van de Helle (sire of numerous international showjumpers like Cooper Van de Heffinck), Cezaro good international winner and Quinault great international winner with Mikael Forsten, ...
His 3rd dam, Flandia, has also produced : Literat private stallion ; Odine (dam of the great international winner Operette La Silla with Jan Tops and 2nd dam of the stallion Clintino) ; Padura (2nd dam of the stallions Cordoba VDL and Caricello) ; Sultanin (2nd dam of the stallion Quebec) ; Umberto private stallion ; Zita IX (mother of the stallions Carbonnieux Van de Helle and Libertus).
His damline is the n°504 in the Holsteiner studbook where also come from the stallion New Time very good CSI winner and the international showjumpers : Eurocommerce New Orleans (Gerco Schröder), Candy (Alois Pollman-Schweckhorst), ...

Quaprice BoisMargot
his sire

Quaprice BoiMargot (ex. Quincy) was 6th of the 7YO French Championships in 2005, then he began an internationalcarreer : 3rd of the GP Sires Of The World in Lanaken, 3rd of Dinard GP CSI**, 7th of Amiens GP, ... In 2008, with Julien Epaillard, he is placed 10th of La Baule CSIO***** GP before died too early ...

Quaprice BoiMargot (ex. Quincy) began breeding in France in 2004 and has already produced the stallions Rissoa d'Ag Champion of France of the 3YO stallions in 2008 ISO 170, Ready Boy des Forets ISO 144, Regent de Montsec ISO 150, Ricore Courcelle ISO 160, Sam du Challois ISO 162, Shampagne Batilly Champion of France of the 3YO stallions in 2009 ISO 146, Strangelove Ennemmel ISO 146, Sublim des Grezils ISO 142, Top Gun Semilly ISO 141, Bears étalon KWPN, ... and the showjumpers Rapalo ISO 145, Rapsodie du Godion 9ème du Championnat de France des juments de 5 ans ISO 139, Don Vito CSI5*, VDL Groep Quatro CSI5*, Ratina d'la Rousserie ISO 168, Reflet d'Azif ISO 150, Repression'Quill ISO 145, Rethel d'Uriat ISO 142, Ria Brulaire ISO 148, Robin d'Epic ISO 157, Rocco Hoy ISO 142, Rolex du Lavoir ISO 144, Rosa de Cordrac ISO 142, Rosalie Divine ISO 155, Rosso Antico ISO 148, Roumia ISO 148, Rutica de Perhet ISO 147, Sangria du Coty ISO 164, Secrète du Sartel ISO 140, Solitude au Vent ISO 155 ; Sublim des Grezils ISO 142, Succes du Sartel ISO 142, Suleika d'Argouges ISO 140, Talisman de Mazure ISO 157, Tana Lanleya ISO 145, Tarantino Batilly ISO 140, Tenor de Kergane ISO 144, Tequila d'Epte ISO 143, Terceira ISO 151, Toccata de Terlong ISO 155, Tore de Longuenee ISO 142, Trafalgar Kervec ISO 153, Traoumad d'Isle ISO 141, Twix d'Or ISO 140, Tzarus de Rima ISO 147, Ultrachic de Charmois ISO 150, Umours Batilly ISO 151, Uncle Sam ISO 146, Une Etoile d'Elle ISO 150, Unetoile de la Serre ICC 149, Upsala de Cartigny ISO 143, Uqualin du Saulcy ISO 162, Urfée de Cene ISO 145, Ushuaia du Thot ISO 146, Uzi de la Beka ISO 146, Vertige de Galarzacs ISO 144, Very Special Farmer ISO 142, Viking D'La Rousserie ISO 154, Vincy de Beau Presage ISO 148, Vivaldi du Theil ISO 155, Abricot Ennemmelle ISO 147, Backstage du Landel ISO 144, Be mine d'Authuit ISO 145, Buisness du lavoir ISO 140, Butterfly Ennemmel ISO 143, Cape Cod du Landel ISO 142, Coatao de L'Isle ISO 140...


QUEEN VAN BERKENBROEK, sa 1ère mère, is one of the rare broddmares by the Olympic Champion Jus de Pomme who hasn't got a lot of offspring but they shown in average an excellent quality, like : O de Pomme (Athens OG), Baragway (Aachen WEG), Jumpy des Fontaines (Beijing OG), Marlou (5th of Las Vegas World Cup),  Quervo Gold (Aachen WEG), V de Pomme (Lexington WEG), etc.

The mother of Artiste has also produced many international champions, like  : Abbervail van het Dingeshof CSIO5* Denis Lynch, Una van Berkenbroeck CSIO5* Tim Stockdale, Warrior van het Dingeshof CSI3* Simon Buckley. In France, as also born Bugano de l'Abbaye ISO 141, Quinox de l'Abbaye ISO 138, Posy de Beaufour ISO 129, Rilson d'Abbaye ISO 122 CSI2*, Ushuaïa de l'Abbaye ISO 122, Venivici de Beaufour ISO 137, ...

Jus de Pomme

Abbervail van het Dingeshof , brother of Artiste de l'Abbaye

Quinox de l'Abbaye
brother of Artiste de l'Abbaye


In 2018, Artiste de l'Abbaye begins the showjumping season as well as he ended the previous with several rankings : 5th in Auvers 1,35m Grand Prix and 9th in the 1,30m class, 10th of the second GP135 in Auvers, 13th of the 1,30m in Saint Lô and clear round in the 1,40m, 11th of a 1,40m class in Deauville, 11th of the 1,40m GP in Montfort sur Meu, 13th of the 1,35m GP in Le Pin, 5th of the 1,40m GP in Deauville, 11th of the 1,40m and 10th of the 1,45m GP in Notre Dame d'Estrées, 10th of a 1,45m class in Canteleu CSI3*, clear round in the 1,50m indoor Grand Prix of Saint Lô.

Artiste de l'Abbaye - GP150 - Saint Lo 2018

Artiste de l'Abbaye - 145 - CSI3* Canteleu 2018

In 2017, Artiste achieved a very good season with many good results in 7YO Grand Prix. He was clear round in two 7YO classes in Saint Lô CSI, 6th in the 1,40m Grand Prix in Saint Lo CSI2*, 5th in Grand Prix TOP 7 in Rennes, 8th of Grand Prix TOP 7 of the Normandy Horse Show, 8th of a 7YO class in La Hague CSI, 9th of Grand Prix TOP 7 in Cabourg, 8th of a 1,35m speed class in Deauville, 14th of the 1,35m Pro GP in Saint Lo, etc.

He is qualified "ESPOIR" by the Selle Français judges.
ISO 142

In 2016, Artiste qualified easily for the 6YO Championships of France at Fontainebleau.

In 2014, Artiste shows great potential in 4 YO classes and is placed 3rd of the inter-Regional Championships in Normandy ! He has been qualified easily for the 4YO French Championships in Fontainebleau and finished among the best, ranked "Very Good".

Artiste has been approved during the French Championships of the 3YO Stallions 2013, placed 4th.



Artiste de l'Abbaye begins breeding in 2014. He is qualified "ESPOIR" by the Selle Français judges.

The first foals of Artiste are powerful and have an energic nature. They show beautiful gaits light and supple.

In 2018, one of his son, Ikam de l'Horizon was anointed France Vice-Champion of the foals in the older males category.

Fleur de l'If
Artiste de l'Abbaye x Diamant de Semilly

Ferenka Dear
Artiste de l'Abbaye x Ivory Star

Fauvette du Dalot
Artiste de l'Abbaye x Ivory Star

Grussgott dela Mazure
Artiste de l'Abbaye x Vesontio du Mesnil


The first foals of Artiste are powerful, have an energetic nature, with full given paces.



You can bring your mare to France for being inseminated. In this case, the stud fee is divided in two parts :

2019 conditions : 300 euros at reservation + 450 euros if the mare is pregnant (Live Foal Guarantee)

At Haras de Semilly, the inseminations and scans are included.

It is also possible to send frozen semen to another french AI center (shipping costs to add).

Towards foreign countries, we can send you the semen directly or through our brokers if there is one who works for us in your country. For all information, feel free to contact us by email : contact@semilly.com

The doses' quality is certified by Eurogen and Artiste de l'Abbaye's semen presents
a very good fertility rate.




ISO : Showjumping Index
ICC : Eventing Index
IDR : Dressage Index
IE : exported horses ranked in international classes CSI /CSIO / CSIW
100 to 120 : Good
120 to 140 : Very Good
140 to 160 : Excellent
160 and more : The Best