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

Study of a Plunging Eagle

Former Title(s):

Eagle

Date:
undated
Medium:
Varnish over graphite and watercolor on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 14 1/2 x 13 5/8 inches (36.8 x 34.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "JWD. RA"

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

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B2006.14.34
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
animal | bird | nature study | science | sporting art
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:54424
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 78, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, v.1: p. 206, no. 435, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, Cat. No. 78, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)


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