Studies from Nature.
Very fine mezzotint. Plate: 500 x 380mm (19¾ x 15") very large margins.
Very unusual collection of studies of chickens and ducks with the heads and feet of older birds. Head of greyhound, head of goat and calf, also feet of goats and calves. A prolific artist, James Ward. R.A (1769-1859) was one of the finest animal, portrait, and landscape painters of Regency England.
Frankau: 76. Ex: Collection the Hon. C. Lennox-Boyd.
[Ref: 40101] £850.00