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Creator:
Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title:
Llwyngwynedd and Part of Llyn-y-ddina Between Capel Curig and Beddegelert, North Wales
Date:
1835 or 1836
Medium:
Gouache, watercolor, graphite and black chalk on medium, smooth, brown wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 x 18 1/8 inches (38.1 x 46 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Llyn Gwinedd & part of Llyn-y-ddinas | between Capel Curig & Beddgelert | N. Wales"; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper left: "J6213 | Samuel Palmer | Llyn Wginedd + part of Lynn-y-ddinas | between Capel Curig & Beddgelert - | N. Wales"; in graphite, verso, upper right: "62/5/22/21"; in graphite, verso, lower right: "14 5/8 x | 145 18 1/4 | 20 x 24"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1975.4.1948
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
figure | landscape | light | mountains | river | sky
Associated Places:
Aberconwy and Colwyn | Capel Curig | Cymru | Europe | United Kingdom | Wales
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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Fairest Isle - The Appreciation of British Scenery 1750-1850 (Yale Center for British Art, 1989-04-12 - 1989-06-25)

Art in Focus : Wales (Yale Center for British Art, 2014-04-04 - 2014-08-10)

Past Time - Geology in European and American Art (Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, 2019-02-16 - 2019-05-12)

Past Time - Geology in European and American Art (Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center, 2018-09-21 - 2018-12-09)

Publications:
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Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 104, no. 187, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

Yale Center for British Art, Wales, New Haven, 2014, p. 21, V2519 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:13066
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