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    Sale 5955

    British Mezzotints & Printed Hankerchiefs, Part II, from the collection of the Honourable Christopher Lennox-Boyd

    25 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1132

    William Ward (1766-1826), after Thomas Weaver

    The Bradby Heifer, of the Devon and Alderney cross

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    William Ward (1766-1826), after Thomas Weaver
    The Bradby Heifer, of the Devon and Alderney cross
    mezzotint on wove paper, good impression with margins on three sides, proof before letters, published circa 1810
    unframed
    S. 16 x 21in. (40.6 x 53.3cm.)


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    The Bradby Heifer of the Devon and Alderny Cross, was calved in June 1806 and slaughtered on the 15th December 1810. She was bred and fed on the Earl of Chesterfield's Farm at Bradby, in the County of Derby

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    Literature

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