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    Sale 7744

    Old Masters & 19th Century Art Day Sale

    8 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 194

    James Ward, R.A. (London 1769-1859 Cheshunt)

    Cattle by a river

    Price Realised  

    James Ward, R.A. (London 1769-1859 Cheshunt)
    Cattle by a river
    signed and dated 'J. Ward 1798' (lower left)
    oil on panel
    17¾ x 23¾ in. (45.2 x 60.4 cm.)


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    This early work shows Ward's already bravura handling of the medium and his deft ability to render animals.

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    Provenance

    with Alfred L. Gates, 29 Duke Street; Christie's, London, 6 May 1955, lot 158 (20 gns. to Smith).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the exhibition history for this lot should read:
    London, Royal Academy, 1798, no. 117.


    Exhibited

    London, Royal Academy, 1788.