MARTIN THEODORE WARD 1799-1874
â€˜The Gamekeeperâ€™s Cottage, with Family Pony and Dogsâ€™
This fine painting was exhibited at the York Art Galleryâ€¦..Fine art Industrial Exhibition No. 304, 24th July â€“ 31st October 1866.
Martin T. Ward was an animal and sporting painter, the son of the artist/engraver William Ward. He studied under Landseer. He exhibited 39 works at the RA, British Institute and Suffolk Street Galleries in London. He is represented in the City Art Galleries of Preston, Sheffield and York.
In fine unlined condition
Unsigned by WARD.
Signed at the base of the wall (right) by W. Richardson, who in collaboration with Ward probably painted most of the background.
28 x 42in