Peter De Wint The Falls of Ogwen date not known

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Artwork details

Artist
Peter De Wint 1784–1849
Title
The Falls of Ogwen
Date Date not known
Medium Watercolour on paper
Dimensions Support: 330 x 476 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition Purchased with assistance from the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Reference
T00987
Not on display

Catalogue entry

Peter de Wint 1784–1849

T00987 The Falls of Ogwen

Not inscribed.
Watercolour, 13 x 18¾ (33 x 47.6).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund from the Herbert Powell Bequest 1967.
Coll: Peter de Wint, sold Christie’s, 27 May 1850 (399), bt. Hughes;...; Cotswold Gallery 1924–5; Herbert Powell, entrusted to the N. A.-C. F. 1929.
Exh: J. M. W. Turner R. A. and Other Masters, Cotswold Gallery, 1924 (14); J. M. W. Turner R. A. and Other Masters, Cotswold Gallery, 1925 (37); Exposition Retrospective de Peinture Anglaise, Musée Moderne, Brussels, 1929 (59); see also under Atkins T00964.
Lit: The Old Water-Colour Society’s Club, I, 1924, repr. pl. VII.

In the de Wint sale this drawing was entitled ‘Pass of the Nant Francon, Wales’.

Published in The Tate Gallery Report 1967–1968, London 1968.

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