The Boy of Egremond

William James Ward (English, about 1800–1840), After Joseph Mallord William Turner (English, 1775–1851)


Dimensions

Image: 20.0 x 22.5 cm (7 7/8 x 8 7/8 in.) Sheet: 25.6 x 30.2 cm (10 1/16 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.951

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Copy by William Ward, son of the well-known engraver, of the watercolor by Turner in the British Museum for the engraving by R. Wallis illustrating Human Life in Rogers’ Poems, 1834. Kept with Turner

Inscription

LR in ink: Revised and approved. J. Ruskin. Jan. 25.76; LL in ink: This copy was made by me from Turners/ drawing in the National Gallery, Wm Ward

Signed

signed

Provenance

William Ward; Francis Bullard; Katharine Bullard; gift to MFA, accessioned Aug. 6, 1914.

Credit Line

Katherine E. Bullard Fund in memory of Francis Bullard