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Snowdon, an attempt

Date made: 5 September 1842

Artist: Goodman, Mary Anne

Description: A pencil sketch from the old family sketch book of Sir Arnold Wilson, the elder son of Canon J.M. Wilson. The artist was Mrs Mary Anne Goodman, an aunt of Canon Wilson, on his mother's side. Her maiden name was Pears. The sketches were made round about 1835, when Sir Arnold's grandfather, the Reverend Edward Wilson, was Principle of King William's College.

Written in pencil on the painting is the caption "Snowdon, poor thing!"


Measurements: 18cm x 26cm

Materials: watercolour on paper

Object name: watercolour

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 1954-3161/7


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