- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- Llyn Tegid (Bala Lake), Looking towards Cadair Idris
- 1798 - 1799
- Medium and Support
- Graphite, watercolour and scratching out on laid paper
- 28.5 × 45.5 cm, 11 ¼ × 17 ¾ in
- Object Type
- Studio Watercolour
- Subject Terms
- Lake Scenery; North Wales
- Catalogue Number
- Girtin & Loshak Number
- 413 as 'Bala Lake, Merionethshire'; '1800–1'
- Description Source(s)
- Auction Catalogue
Charles Robert Leslie (1794–1859); his posthumous sale, Foster's, 27 April 1860, lot 406 as 'Bala Lake, North Wales, with the Mountains Arran, Mowddy, Cader Idris, &c.'; bought by Sir Bradford Leslie (1831–1926) (lent to London, 1875); then by descent to Lydia Spence; Sotheby's, 27 June 1968, lot 52; bought by the Wren Gallery, £450; Edwin P. Rome; Sotheby's, 10 March 1988, lot 62, £7,480; Sotheby’s, 11 July 1991, lot 173, unsold; Christie's, 7 April 1992, lot 105, unsold; Abbott and Holder, London, 1993
Leslie, 1855, p.266, with an engraving; Binyon, 1900, p.19; Kauffmann, 1984, p.20, p.103; Lyles, 1984, p.5
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