16 November 2006
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
James Ward, R.A. (1769-1859)
Chiseldon Mills, near Marlborough, Wiltshire
signed, inscribed and dated 'sheep wash/Chisseldon [sic] Mills JWD.RA./Augst 19th 1822' (lower right)
pen and brown ink and grey wash
9 x 11 5/8 in. (23 x 29.5 cm.)
Frank Davies from whom purchased by
Sydney F. Sabin before 1939.
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For another drawing by Ward of Chiseldon see C. Nugent, British Watercolours in the Whitworth Art Gallery, The University of Manchester, London, 2003, p. 279, illustrated.
For another work by the artist see lot 39.
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