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Creator:
James Ward, 1769–1859, British
Title:
Arctic Dog, Facing Right
Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream, wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/4 x 7 1/4 inches (17.1 x 18.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower left; "JWD. RA"; in black ink, verso, upper center: "This and the drwing upon the next page are studies for the picture | "Dogs in Mountain Landscape: bought from Baffin's Bay by | Captain Parry"_ This picture was bought from the artist's sale | in 1829 and went to the Neeld Collection, was exhibited at the Grosvenor Gallery 1889 (no. 168) and sold in L.W. Neeld's sale | at Christies July 13, 1945 (Lot 151)"

T.E. Lowinsky collector's stamp on bottom left

Signed in brown ink, lower left; "JWD. RA"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2001.2.1350
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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Exhibition History:
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James Ward (Yale Center for British Art, 2004-05-21 - 2004-08-22)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:47116
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