Caernarvon Castle, North Wales

Caernarvon Castle, North Wales


Samuel Hieronymous Grimm (1733-1794)
Caernarvon Castle, North Wales

Signed lower left: S.H. Grimm fecit 1777
Pen and black ink and watercolour over traces of pencil on laid Whatman paper, with pen and ink border

J. Collingwood Stewart, Newcastle, 1941;
A Deceased Estate

Mary Rotha Clay, Samuel Hieronymous Grimm, 1941, p.76, ill. p.85

By W. Walker and W. Angus, 1780, with minor differences

This view of the castle is taken from the far bank of the river Seiont on which the castle is situated, overlooking the Menai Straits. It shows the Eagle Tower, the grandest of the castle's towers, in the western corner.


Height 20.3 cm / 8 "
Width 27.7 cm / 11 "