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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 37

    William Ward (1766-1826), after Thomas Weaver

    The Babworth Ox

    Price Realised  


    William Ward (1766-1826), after Thomas Weaver
    The Babworth Ox
    mezzotint printed in colour and finished by hand, on wove paper, good fresh impression with margins on 3 sides and thread margin to the bottom edge, published by J.Bingley, Blyth, Nottinghamshire, 1818
    P. 19¾ x 25 5/8in. (50.2 x 60cm.)

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    The Babworth Ox was bread by the Honorable John Bridgeman Simpson of Babworth, Nottinghamshire. The Ox is depicted here in August of 1817 at 4 years old

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