22 January 2003
Peter de Wint, O.W.S. (1784-1849)
A study for 'The Ferry': Snowdon from Llyn Padarn, North Wales
with inscription 'sketch for 'The Ferry'/Snowdon from Llyn PADARN' (on the reverse)
pencil and watercolour
3¾ x 5 in. (9.5 x 12.7 cm.)
Mrs Helen Tatlock, the artist's daughter; and by descent to her daughter
Miss Harriet Helen Tatlock (d. 1922), bequeathed to her companion
Miss Muriel Grace Bostock.
Sir Geoffrey Harmsworth, Bt.
with Andrew Wyld, 1979.
Anon. sale, Christie's, London, 7 April 1998, lot 55.
with Agnew's, London.
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London, Agnew's, 126th Annual Exhibition of Watercolours and Drawings, 1999, no. 50, illustrated in colour.
A large version of this watercolour entitled The Ferry is in a private collection.
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Please note that this watercolour is illustrated larger than actual size in the catalogue
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