James Ward, R.A. (1769-1859)
Signed with initials and inscribed in pencil, watercolour over pencil, mounted in a hand decorated mount, unframed
13.2 x 10.4 cm; 5 ¼ x 4 1/8 inches
These are botanical drawings by James Ward, the British animal painter and engraver, who was an inveterate sketcher. He often signed with a distinctive monogram. His work is in the collection of most major UK and US museums.