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A Young Man

WARD, James (1769 - 1859)

[image: A Young Man]

Date: 1815

Media: oil on canvas

Size: 61.2 x 51.1 cm

Acquired: 1960; Gift; Friends of the National Museum

Accession Number: NMW A 469

The loose, often scratchy handling of the paint is characteristic of the artist. Ward trained as an engraver and his early pictures were influenced by his brother-in-law, the painter of rural life, George Morland. Now best known for his animal paintings, Ward also undertook portraits, landscapes and history scenes.

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