Text: The Welsh landscape exerted a strong hold on Turner, and he made several sketching trips there in the 1790s. In this early Romantic painting, Turner represented the dramatic effects of natural light, allowing sunshine breaking through the clouds to illuminate the castle and the coast beyond.
Citation: J. Paul Getty Museum online
Page: accessed 10 February 2004
Repository Name/Geographic Location:
J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, California, United