Lot 11
Charles Caleb Ward (1831-1896)

GIRL ON A BOUGH FEEDING DUCKS, 1888 , Oil on canvas; signed and dated 1888 lower left, height 12.0" — 30.5cm, width 18.0" — 45.7cm


Est. $1500/2500
Realised: $1080
Auction Date: 10/05/2017


Provenance: Family Collection, Saint John, N.B. since the late 19th Century;
By descent to the present Private Collection, Toronto

Note: The artist was born in Saint John, New Brunswick. In Liverpool, England, Charles Caleb Ward spent time figure painting with the English Pre-Raphaelite artist William Henry Hunt.

The family of the consignor always called the girl depicted in this scene, “Sara”


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