Welsh 19th century School

Donated by Miss L.M. Davies1850

The National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom

Part of the framed works of art collection at the National Library of Wales, a collection comprising the works of artists such as J M W Turner, Richard Wilson, Thomas Gainsborough, Paul Sandby and James Ward in addition to works reflecting the native Welsh artistic tradition such as William Roos, Hugh Hughes and the Revd. Evan Williams. It also has modern masters including Sir Kyffin Williams, Will Roberts and Evan Walters. The National Library of Wales makes an effort to specifically collect those works relating to Wales.

This particular piece is titled 'Bodwenny, Llandderfel', and pictures a 19th-century Welsh school-house. It was donated to the Library by a Miss L.M. Davies.


  • Title: Welsh 19th century School
  • Creator: Donated by Miss L.M. Davies
  • Date Created: 1850
  • Physical Location: The National Library of Wales
  • Location: Bodwenny, Llandderfel
  • Physical Dimensions: 24.8 x 39.5cm (37.5 x 52.0cm framed)
  • Original Language: English
  • Subject Keywords: Bodwenny, Llandderfel; Wales; Oil painting
  • Type: Painting
  • External Link: View in the NLW's Collections Viewer
  • Medium: Oil on Canvas

Get the app

Explore museums and play with Art Transfer, Pocket Galleries, Art Selfie, and more

Flash this QR Code to get the app
Google apps