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Kilgaren Castle

Le Château de Kilgaren, sur la Teivy (Pays de Galles)

August 17, 1864
Sir Francis Seymour Haden (English, 1818–1910)


Catalogue Raisonné

Harrington (1910) 65, First; Schneiderman (1983) 60, I

Dimensions

Platemark: 11.3 × 14.8 cm (4 7/16 × 5 13/16 in.) Sheet: 15.8 × 18.6 cm (6 1/4 × 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M24468

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

A view of Kilgaren (Welch: Cilgerran) Castle looking upstream on the Teifi from the south-west. The site is not far from that of Kenarth (No. 59).
I (D1 H1). Published in Études à l’Eau-forte (No. XVII). The castle sketched in; in the Teifi at the left is a sailboat, almost lost in the shadows. There is a small figure in the middle distance, and possibly others in the lower left corner. With the annotation Kilgaren Castle, 17 Aug. 1864 (E, l.l.).

Inscription

In plate l.l. Kilgaren Castle, 17 Aug. 1864; on sheet b.c. a75239

Provenance

Purchased with balance of Duplicate Fund. Credited to Harvey D. Parker Collection. Entered here by mistake PDP Register entry: Date acquired, 1/1/1913 [exact to year]

Credit Line

Harvey D. Parker Collection—Harvey Drury Parker Fund, by exchange