Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding

Cader Idris from the Barmouth Sands

1810

Medium
Watercolour on paper
Dimensions
Support: 213 x 654 mm
frame: 440 x 880 x 37 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Presented by the Art Fund (Herbert Powell Bequest) 1967
Reference
T00988

Catalogue entry

Anthony Vandyke Copley Fielding 1798–1855

T00988 Cader Idris from the Boarmouth Sands 1810

Remains of an inscription (? ‘A. V. Fielding’) b.r.
Watercolour, 8¿ x 25¾ (21.3 x 65.5).
Presented by the National Art-Collections Fund from the Herbert Powell Bequest 1967.
Coll: Richard Johnson, sold Christie’s, 30 May 1895 (112), bt. Collard; sold Foster’s, 6 July 1904 (66); F G Stephens, died 1907; his widow, sold Foster’s, 18 October 1916 (240), bt. Parsons; Herbert Powell, entrusted to the N.A.-C.F. 1929.
Exh: see Atkins T00964.

The date 1810 is recorded as part of the inscription in the National Art-Collections Fund’s Catalogue of the Herbert Powell Collection (n.d., circa 1930). The inscription is barely legible today.

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