J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours

ISBN 978-1-84976-386-8

Joseph Mallord William Turner Y Garn with Snowdon in the Distance, from above Llyn Nantlle c.1799-1800

Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775–1851
Y Garn with Snowdon in the Distance, from above Llyn Nantlle c.1799–1800
D03649
Turner Bequest LX a H
Pencil and watercolour on white wove paper, 548 x 764 mm
Watermark ‘J Whatman 1794’
Inscribed by Turner in brown ink ‘48’ bottom right
Stamped in black ‘LX (a) – H’ bottom right
Accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest 1856
Compare the similar view shown in another watercolour study, Tate D03650 (Turner Bequest LX a I).
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Andrew Wilton
May 2013

How to cite

Andrew Wilton, ‘Y Garn with Snowdon in the Distance, from above Llyn Nantlle c.1799–1800 by Joseph Mallord William Turner’, catalogue entry, May 2013, in David Blayney Brown (ed.), J.M.W. Turner: Sketchbooks, Drawings and Watercolours, Tate Research Publication, April 2016, https://www.tate.org.uk/art/research-publications/jmw-turner/joseph-mallord-william-turner-y-garn-with-snowdon-in-the-distance-from-above-llyn-nantlle-r1180061, accessed 12 August 2020.