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Creator:
Joshua Cristall, 1768–1847, British
Title:

The Valley of Nant Ffrancon, Caernarvonshire

Additional Title(s):

Nant Francon

On the Road from Bangor to Capel Carreg

On the Road from Bangor to Capel Curig

Date:
1802
Medium:
Graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 6 3/4 x 11 9/16 inches (17.1 x 29.3 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in brown ink, lower right: "Nant Francon"; on old mount attached to current mount, lower right: "On the Road from Bangor to Capel Carreg."; in graphite, on back, lower center: "64"

Paul Mellon collector's mark

signed and dated in brown ink, lower left: "J. Cristall | 1802"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1977.14.5510
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
geology | hills | landscape | mountains | rocks (landforms) | science | stream | valley
Associated Places:
Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire | Cymru | Europe | Nant Ffrancon Pass | Snowdonia National Park | United Kingdom | Wales
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:8501
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