SMITH John ‘Warwick’ (1749-1831)
‘View 0n the Fraeth Mawr Sands, towards Snowdon / 0n crossing them between Penmorsa & Cynant / Merionethshire’. Ink and watercolour. Inscribed and dated, ‘July 21st 1795’, to the original wash-line mount. The National Library of Wales holds 156 Welsh views mounted and inscribed in this manner. Provenance: Richard Burnett, Finchcocks Musical Museum. Lit: Iolo Williams, Early English Watercolours, p.86. 5x9 inches. Original mount: 12x17 inches.