Joseph Mallord William Turner

Pont-y-Glyn, near Ty-Nant, Seen from Below

1808

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 162 x 98 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D06875
Turner Bequest CIV 13

Catalogue entry

For Turner’s trip into North Wales from Tabley in 1808, see Introduction to the sketchbook, and for Pont-y-Glyn, notes to folio 11 (D06871; Turner Bequest CIV 10). Here, the bridge is seen from the deep, rocky gorge of the River Ceirw on the Corwen side.
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David Blayney Brown
May 2010

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