Mertoun, Roxburgh, Ettrick and Lauderdale, Scotland
Mrs. Morland's Portrait
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From the Collection
Inscribed in brown ink, lower left: "JW~ | Mrs. Morlands | Portrait"; in brown ink, verso, centre: "Study from Nature | Mrs. George Morland - the artists sister; | [?G] eorge Morlands sister married the artists | [?e] lder brother William Ward A.R.A. Engraver | [?w] ith whom the artist served an apprenticeship | [?in] that profession- | [?A] n excellent likeness of that elegant minded | [?an] d amiable character!- | James Ward R. [?A]".
Medium: Watercolour over graphite
Credit Line: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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