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North Wales, Snowdon: PD.193-1985

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North Wales, Snowdon


Draughtsman: Linnell, John




History note: Joan Linnell Ivimy, the artist's great-granddaughter; Geoffrey Keynes

Legal notes

Accepted in lieu of capital taxes and allocated by H.M. Treasury through the Minister of the Arts

Measurements and weight

Height: 290 mm
Width: 484 mm

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1985) by Keynes, Geoffrey

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Support composed of paper ( grey)

Techniques used in production

Watercolour : Watercolour over graphite, heightened with white chalk on grey paper

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: J Linnell
  • Location: Lower right
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Signature
  • Text: 1813
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Brown ink
  • Type: Date
  • Text: - N. Wales, Snowdon in Distance
  • Location: Lower right, following the above
  • Method of creation: Brown ink

Identification numbers

Accession number: PD.193-1985
Primary reference Number: 11982
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Monday 18 December 2023 Last processed: Monday 18 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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