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Creator Samuel Palmer, 1805–1881, British, active in Italy (1837–39)
Title Conway Castle
Date 1836
Medium Graphite, watercolor, gouache and pen and brown ink on medium, smooth, brown wove paper on heavy card
Dimensions Sheet: 12 3/4 x 17 7/8 inches (32.4 x 45.4 cm)
Inscription(s)/
Marks/
Lettering
Inscribed in graphite, center left: "Ivy no line to repeat [...] | thick wall"; lower left: "NB. Central mass width of same grad_ [...] a little dark"; in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Conway Castle from near the Old Llanrwst Road-North Wales."
Credit Line Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Accession Number B1977.14.5969
Collection Prints and Drawings
Link to This Record http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666495
Subject Terms architectural subject | architecture | castle | castle | landscape | Medieval
Place Represented Aberconwy and Colwyn | Conway | Conwy | Conwy Castle | Cymru | Europe | United Kingdom | Wales
Publications

William Vaughan, Samuel Palmer : shadows on the wall, The Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art, New Haven, 2015, pp. 237-38, 239, fig. 208, NJ18.P19 V37 2015 OVERSIZE (YCBA)

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