- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- Caernarfon: A Street Scene with Plas Mawr
- (?) 1798
- Medium and Support
- Graphite on laid paper (watermark: horn in escutcheon; GR)
- 18.4 × 23.5 cm, 7 ¼ × 9 ¼ in
‘House at Caernarvon’ on the back, by Thomas Girtin
- Object Type
- Outline Drawing
- Subject Terms
- North Wales; The Country Town
- Catalogue Number
- Girtin & Loshak Number
- 265 as 'House at Caernarvon'
- Description Source(s)
- Viewed in 2001 and 2018
Dr Thomas Monro (1759–1833); his posthumous sale, Christie's, 26–28 June and 1–2 July 1833 (day and lot number not known); bought by Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775–1851); accepted by the nation as part of the Turner Bequest, 1856
Finberg, 1909, vol.2, p.1240 as 'House at Caernarvon'; Tate Online as 'A Street in Conway, with Plas Mawr' (Accessed 16/09/2022)
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