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    Sale 5437

    British Mezzotints and Printed Handkerchiefs from the Collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    12 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 38

    William Ward (1766-1826), after Thomas Weaver

    Portraits of the Blyth Comet Ox and Four Wether Sheep

    Price Realised  

    William Ward (1766-1826), after Thomas Weaver
    Portraits of the Blyth Comet Ox and Four Wether Sheep
    mezzotint on laid paper, first state of two, very good impression with margins, trimmed just within the plate mark, published by C.Champion of Blyth, 1818
    unframed
    S. 23¾ x 29¾in. (60.3 x 75.5cm.)


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    Charles Champion the owner of the animals depicted and the publisher of this print was a well known breeder of Shorthorn cattle and a friend and patron of the artist Thomas Weaver

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