Joseph Mallord William Turner

?Llyn Dinas, near Beddgelert

1798

In Tate Britain

Prints and Drawings Room

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Artist
Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Medium
Graphite on paper
Dimensions
Support: 229 x 332 mm
Collection
Tate
Acquisition
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Reference
D01297
Turner Bequest XXXVIII 44

Catalogue entry

Finberg proposed that this is a view of Snowdon from Capel Curig, but this seems unlikely. The present tentative identification is due to the contemporary North Wales artist Jeremy Yates.1
1
Personal communication.
Verso:
Blank; stamped in brown ink with Turner Bequest monogram.

Andrew Wilton
May 2013

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