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Drawings and Water Colours / WD382

On crossing the Mountain Ridge between Aberglaslyn and Tan y Bwlch

Artist/Maker: Smith, John 'Warwick' [1749-1831]

Watercolour on cream wove paper, mounted on cream card

150 x 240 mm.
Purchase: Bernard Squire 1935

A sepia ink inscription reads "August 9th 1793. / Mountain Scenery - on crossing the Mountain Ridge between Pont Aberglaslyn & Tan y Bwlch. This view was taken from one of the steepest, of the many difficult ascents on this Road. / Merionethshire"

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