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Creator:
John Warwick Smith, 1749–1831, British
Title:

Carnedd Llewelyn and Carnedd David, Carnarvonshire, Seen Across the River Ogwen

Additional Title(s):

Carnedd Llewelyn and Carnedd David, Caernarfonshire

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor over graphite on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper mounted on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches (13.3 x 22.2 cm), Contemporary drawn border: 5 5/8 × 9 1/8 inches (14.3 × 23.2 cm), and Mount: 5 7/8 × 9 1/4 inches (14.9 × 23.5 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, on a section of the old mount (detached), lower center: "Carnedd Llewelyn and Carnedd David two principal mounts of Carnarvonshire, | seen across the river of Ogwen in Mount Francon, from the Westward."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.223
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
cattle | clouds | forest | landscape | mountains | river | trees
Associated Places:
Carnarvonshire | Carnedd Llewelyn | Cymru | United Kingdom | Wales
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1866
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