This Ramon Ward-Thompson (New Zealander/Australian, b. 1941) is exceptional, i my opinion. Look at the subjects in the lower middle right; an adult and young girl. The girl is carrying a bucket. Her hair is in pigtails, and their dog is next to them. Since I love clouds and "the country", and the subjects are so small and yet detailed, this immediately appealed to me. This is a large painting. It deserves a special place on your gallery wall. Mr. Ward-Thompson's paintings are being sold in galleries in New Zealand and Australia for prices in the $6000 to $8000 range. I expect his work to continue to rise in price here in the future.
Medium: Oil on masonite.
Title: "A Helping Hand"
Size: 28 by 36 inches (71.1 x 91.4 cm); framed 36 by 44 1/4 by 1.5 Inches.
Signed lower left: R. Ward-Thompson
Signed and titled on the reverse: A Helping Hand / Robertson Farm / N.S.W. / R. Ward-Thompson
Provenance: Boronia Gallery, New South Wales;
Private collection, Japan.
Condition: There does not appear to be any major visible condition issues to note.
24 other shoppers are interested in this item
Unique Collectibles, Antiques and Fine Arts from Around the World
Never the ordinary...unique items chosen over the last 50 years of travel around the world.