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Augt 15th. Conway Castle

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Description

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower right: "CONWAY"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower right: "Augt 15th. Conway Castle | copied from Varley; inscribed in graphite, verso, upper right: "47"
Medium: Watercolor, gouache and graphite on medium, smooth, cream, wove paper
Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Collective Title: Sketchbook: Lessons in Landscape Painting
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From the Watercolour World

Location

Conwy Castle, Conwy, Wales

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Tww Comment

Thomas Sully was an American artist based mainly in Philadelphia. He travelled to England on more than one occasion. This piece is from a sketchbook of 'Lessons in Landscape Painting' and appears to be copied from an existing work.