Conway Castle

Samuel Palmer1836

Yale Center for British Art

Yale Center for British Art

  • Title: Conway Castle
  • Date Created: 1836
  • Location Created: London
  • Physical Dimensions: w76.2 x h59.1 x d2.5 cm
  • Type: landscape
  • Rights: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
  • External Link: http://collections.britishart.yale.edu/vufind/Record/1666495
  • Medium: Graphite, watercolor, gouache and pen and brown ink on medium, smooth, brown wove paper on heavy card
  • Subject: architectural subject, Medieval, architecture, castle, castle, landscape
  • Location: Not on View
  • Inscription: Signed and Dated: Not signed, not dated
  • Inscription: Inscribed in artist's hand in graphite, center left: "Ivy no line to repeat [...] | thick wall"; in artist's hand in graphite, lower left: "NB. Central mass width of same grad_ [...] a little dark"; in artist's hand in pen and brown ink, lower right: "Conway Castle from near the Old Llanrwst Road-North Wales."
  • Artist: Samuel Palmer