- Thomas Girtin (1775-1802)
- The Conwy Valley
- 1798 - 1799
- Medium and Support
- Graphite and watercolour on laid paper, on a card mount
- 23.6 × 52.6 cm, 9 ¼ × 20 ¾ in
‘Girtin’ lower left, by Thomas Girtin
Edward Lascelles (1764–1814); then by descent to Henry Lascelles, 4th Earl of Harewood (1824–92); his sale, possibly Christie’s, 1 May 1858, lot 35 as 'A distant view of Harewood House' (title crossed out in the annotated catalogue in the National Art Library, Victoria and Albert Museum); bought by 'Palser', £7; J. Palser & Sons; Edward Cohen (1816–87) (lent to London, 1875; London, 1877); then by bequest to his niece, Isabella Oswald (1838–1905); her posthumous sale, Robins & Hine, 30 March 1905, lot unknown; bought by Thomas Girtin (1874–1960), 10 gns (plus part of a payment of £50 to 'Palser' for 'standing aside'); given to Tom Girtin (1913–94), c.1938; bought by John Baskett on behalf of Paul Mellon (1907–99), 1970; presented to the Center, 1975
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