<< YCBA Home Yale Center for British Art Yale Center for British Art << YCBA Home

YCBA Collections Search

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

The Day's Sport

Former Title(s):

Winter Landscape with Sportsmen returning from Shooting

A Day's Sport

A snowy landscape

Date:
1826
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 39 1/2 x 51 1/4 inches (100.3 x 130.2 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower right: "JWARD R.A. 1826"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.100
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
birds | children | costume | dogs (animals) | donkey | fence | gamekeepers | girls | guns | hills | hunters | hunting | landscape | men | rabbit | sea | snow | sporting art | swan | winter
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:5014
Export:
XML

Oliver Beckett, The life and work of James Ward, R.A., 1769-1859, the forgotten genius , Book Guild, Lewes (England), 1995, p. 191, no. 65, col. pl. 16, NJ18 W21 B42 1995 (YCBA)

Malcolm Cormack, A Concise Catalogue of Paintings in the Yale Center for British Art, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1985, pp. 236, 237, N590.2 A83 (YCBA)

Judy Egerton, British Sporting and Animal Paintings 1655-1867: A Catalogue, The Paul Mellon Collection , Tate Publishing, London, 1978, pp. 218-19, no. 234, pl. 78, ND1383 G7 B75 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Julia Marciari-Alexander, This other Eden, paintings from the Yale Center for British Art , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 1998, p. 126, no. 50, ND1314.3 Y36 1998 (YCBA)

Edward John Nygren, James Ward, RA (1769-1859) : Papers and Patrons, Volume of the Walpole Society, vol. 75, 2013, pp. 339-40, no. 377, PL. XLIX, N12 W35 +A1Oversize (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850 from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, The Royal Academy of Arts Winter Exhibition 1964-65., , Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK, 1964, p. 81 (v.1), no. 287, pl. 68, ND466 R68 1964/65 (YCBA) Also available on Microfiche: Fiche B214 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 186 (v.1), no. 355, pl. 199 (v.2), ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Paul Mellon's Legacy, a passion for British art. [large print labels] , Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, CT, 2007, v. 3, N5220 M552 +P381 2007, Mellon Shelf (YCBA)

Sotheby's sale catalogue : Catalogue of fine paintings and drawings of the English school : 30 November 1960, Sotheby's, London, November 30, 1960, p. 37, lot 148, Auction catalogues (YCBA)

The Yale Center for British Art, An Anniversary Celebration of Paul Mellon's Great Legacy , Apollo, April 2007, pp. 60-61, fig. 1, N5220 M552 A7 OVERSIZE (YCBA) Appeared as April 2007 issue of Apollo;; all of the articles may also be found in bound Apollo Volume [N1 A54 165:2 +]

Angus Trumble, Diversions of the Field, Apollo, v. 165, no. 542, April 2007, pp. 60-61,67, fig. 1, N1 A54 + (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, Painting in England, 1700-1850, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, [exhibition at] Yale University Art Gallery, April 15-June 20, 1965. , vol. 1, W. Clowes and sons, New Haven, 1965, pp. 57 (v.1), 68, no. 213, pl. 68, ND466 Y35 (YCBA)


If you have information about this object that may be of assistance please contact us.