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Pass of Glyndiffis

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From the Collection

Description

Inscribed in artist\'s hand in graphite upper center: "copied from a small | sketch" in artist\'s hand in pen and black ink upper center: "69"; in artist\'s hand in pen and black ink lower center: "Ditto"; inscribed on back in graphite lower center: "Fancy"
Medium: Gray and brown wash with pen and brown ink over graphite on medium, beige, moderately textured wove paper
Credit: Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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From the Watercolour World

Location

Near Corwen, Wales

Country

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Tww Comment

Henry Skrine's 'Two Tours Through Wales' (1798) mentions the Pass of Glyndiffis as being near the town of Corwen. The Horseshoe Pass is a nearby mountain trail.