James Ward

Born: 17 November 1851 in Belfast, Ireland
Died: 18 May 1924
Nationality: Irish
Belfast-born artist, author and teacher. Ward was an important figure in the Irish and British art scene in the late 19th and early 20th century. He is best known in Ireland for his striking murals in Dublin City Hall depicting scenes from Dublin’s history. Besides being the author of influential textbooks, Ward was an innovative teacher who taught and inspired a generation of Irish artists.
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Ward, James   Historic ornament : a treatise on decorative art and architectural ornament ; treats of prehistoric art, ancient art and architecture ; eastern, Early Christian, Byzantine, Saracenic, Romanesque, Gothic and Renaissance architecture and ornament / by James Ward - London 1897