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Creator:
John Warwick Smith, 1749–1831, British
Title:
The Lakes of Llanberis - from the Road from Caernarfon Going to Llanberis, Caernarfonshire
Date:
July 14, 1792
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite with pen and black ink on medium, smooth, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 5 1/8 x 8 1/2 inches (13 x 21.6 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in black ink, on mount, upper left: "223"; in brown ink, on mount, lower left: "July 14th, 1792."; lower center: "The Lakes of Llanberis__from the Road from Carnarvon | Going to Llanberis. Carnarvonshire."; in brown ink, verso, upper left: "View taken July 14th, 1792."

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1986.29.224
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
clouds | horse (animal) | lake | landscape | man | mountains | path | rocks (landforms)
Associated Places:
Carnarvonshire | Cymru | Llanberis | United Kingdom | Wales
Access:
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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)

Publications:
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Yale Center for British Art, Wales, New Haven, 2014, p. 20, V2519 (YCBA)

Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:1867
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