Arctic Dog, Facing Right

James Wardundated

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art


  • Title: Arctic Dog, Facing Right
  • Date Created: undated
  • Location Created: Cheshunt
  • Subject: dog, animal art
  • Physical Dimensions: w18.4 x h17.1 cm
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Signed in brown ink, lower left; "JWD. RA"
  • Inscription: Marks: T.E. Lowinsky collector's stamp on bottom left
  • Inscription: 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)"
  • Artist: James Ward
  • Type: drawing
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1668800
  • Medium: Graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper