Smith, John 'Warwick' (1749 - 1831)
Distant view to the ruins of Castle Dinas Bran; looking to them through the woods of weeping Birch of Llandifillio, near Llangollen, Denbighshire'. Watercolour and gouache on original washline mount, inscription largely erased but previously also inscribed along the bottom of the mount (as on the others from this series National Library of Wales) but trimmed and lost. Lit: Basil Long, Walker's Quarterly 1927 cites a watercolour of this subject dated July 1786. 5.5x8 inches.