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Creator:
Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title:
Pistil Mawddach, North Wales
Date:
between 1835 and 1836
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache and graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 17 3/8 x 21 inches (44.1 x 53.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Pistil Mawddach North Wales | 4 Grove St. Lisson Grove Marylebone"

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower left: "Samuel Palmer"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.4644
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | leisure | north | swimming | waterfall
Associated Places:
Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire | Cymru | Europe | Pistil Mawddach | United Kingdom | Wales
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Exhibition History:
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English Landscape (Paul Mellon Collection) 1630-1850 (Yale Center for British Art, 1977-04-19 - 1977-07-17)

Works of Splendor and Imagination - The Exhibition Watercolor 1770-1870 (Yale Center for British Art, 1981-09-16 - 1981-11-22)

Connections (Yale Center for British Art, 2011-05-26 - 2011-09-11)

Publications:
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William Vaughan, Samuel Palmer : shadows on the wall, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, pp. 232, 233, fig. 203, NJ18.P19 V37 2015 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:14271
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