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Creator:
James Ward, 1769–1859, British
Title:

Lady Londonderry's Dog

Additional Title(s):

"Lady Londonderry's Dog" (?"Dash"): Probably a Study for the Painting, "Portrait of Dash, a Favorite Spaniel, the Property of Lady Frances Vane Tempest", Exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1819

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, blued white, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 3/8 x 8 5/8 inches (13.7 x 21.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, verso, center: "Lady Londonberry's | Dog-"; inscribed in graphite, lower left: "D2197 | James Ward RA 1769-1859 | [Mos...] | Coll. E.M.Ward; Howard Spensley"; inscribed in graphite, lower right: "In 1819 Ward painted, a spaniel | belonging to Lord Stewart, later, Lord [...]"

Paul Mellon collector's stamp on verso

Signed in graphite, lower left: "JWD. RA"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1339
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal art | dog (animal)
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47105
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