John Ward (Hull 1798-1849)
A Dutch galliot anchored off a low countries port with two figures conversing on the foreshore; and Two Dutch galliots drying their sails at the end of the day, figures and a dog in the foreground and a windmill beyond (both illustrated)
the first signed 'J WARD' (lower left)
oil on panel
11 x 9 in. (28 x 22.8 cm.)
a pair (2)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 3 April 1968, lot 73 (sold for £500).