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Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)

Mount Siabod from Tyn-y-Coed near Capel Curig

Additional Title(s):

Moel Siabod

Gouache, watercolor, and graphite with pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, brown wove paper
Sheet: 14 7/8 x 18 5/8 inches (37.8 x 47.3 cm)

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower right: "Mount Siabad from Tyn-y-Coed near Capel Curig on the road to Bettws-y-Coed"; inscribed on verso in graphite, lower left: "97"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
Drawings & Watercolors
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
landscape | mountain
Associated Places:
Aberconwy and Colwyn | Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire | Capel Curig | Cymru | Europe | Mount Siabod | Tyn-y-Coed | United Kingdom | Wales
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A loan exhibition of English drawings and watercolours from the collection of Mr and Mrs Paul Mellon of Upperville, Virginia, P. & D. Colnaghi & Co., London, 1964, cat. no. 22, N5247.M385 L62 (YCBA)

An exhibition of English drawings and water colors from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, February 18-April 1, 1962, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1962, p. 40, cat. no. 49, NC228 U6 (YCBA) Copy 2 is on Mellon Shelf

Painting in England 1700-1850, collection of Mr. & Mrs. Paul Mellon. , Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, 1963, p. 104, no. 190, ND466 V57 v.1-2 (YCBA)

William Vaughan, Samuel Palmer : shadows on the wall, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, p, 231, fig. 201, NJ18.P19 V37 2015 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

Yale University Art Gallery, English drawings and watercolors, from the collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, April 15 - June 20, 1965 , New Haven, 1965, cat. no. 22, NC228 Y34 (YCBA)

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