Portraits of Dr Ward (1679-1758), & his sister Abigail Ward.
Portrait of John Ward & Portrait of Abigail Ward by Allan Ramsay, 1749
© Market Hall Museum
- Oil on canvas
- 76 x 64 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £1,000 ( Total: £9,250)
- Acquired in:
- Appleby Bros
Dr Ward, a close friend of Ramsay's, was a distinguished scholar, Fellow of the Royal Society, Fellow and Director of the Society of Antiquaries, and one of the original Trustees of the British Museum.
Dr Ward; by bequest, Mrs Goodwin; by bequest, John Loveday of Williamscore.
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