- Watercolour on paper
- Support: 330 x 476 mm
- Purchased with assistance from the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Peter de Wint 1784–1849
T00987 The Falls of Ogwen
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.