- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802) after Sir George Howland Beaumont (1753-1827)
- Conwy: The Town Walls
- 1799 - 1800
- Medium and Support
- Graphite and watercolour on laid paper
- 30.8 × 47.5 cm, 12 ⅛ × 18 ¾ in
- Object Type
- Work after an Amateur Artist
- Subject Terms
- Castle Ruins; North Wales; River Scenery
- Catalogue Number
- Description Source(s)
- Viewed in 2001 and 2002
Sir George Howland Beaumont, 7th Baronet (1753–1827); then by descent to Sir George Howland Francis Beaumont, 12th Baronet (1924–2011); his sale, Sotheby’s, 16 March 1978, lot 91; bought by the British Rail Pension Fund, £17,000; their sale, Sotheby’s, 10 March 1988, lot 43, £46,200; private collection, USA; Thos. Agnew & Sons, 2001; bought by the Gallery, 2002
Manchester, 1975, no.55; Agnew’s, 2001, no.35; London, 2002, no.125; Washington, 2004, no catalogue; Washington, 2006, no catalogue
Owen, 1969, p.47; Herrmann and Owen, 1973, p.49
- 1 A list of subscribers is included in John Girtin’s account of the income he received from the Picturesque Views in Paris, together with the expenses incurred in completing the project. They are transcribed in the Documents section of the Archive (1804 – Item 1).
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