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.