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Pembroke Town and Castle
National Museum Wales, Cardiff
James Mason (1710-1783) after Wilson
Pembroke Town and Castle
Published 17 July 1775
Engraving on laid paper trimmed near platemark and mounted on tissue
418 x 564 mm
16 1/2 x 22 3/16 in.
NMW A 10998
Lettered below the image:
[1] Upper left: Richd. Wilson Pinxt
[2] Upper right: Jas. Mason sculpt[
[3] Left centre: PEMBROKE TOWN AND CASTLE, in South Wales.
[4] Right centre: VILLE ET CHATEAU DE PEMBROKE, dans la Principauté de Galles
[5] Lower centre: Published July 17th 1775 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside London
[1] Centre right at 90 degrees, old pencil: 173/12
[2] Lower right edge, pencil: 86.98 [?]
D368 Pembroke Town and Castle, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth (P06223)
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Other impressions are at The National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth / Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru (4609286, PB3781 & PD04427)
P154 Pembroke Town and Castle, National Museum Wales, Cardiff
This print is one of the set, Six Views in North and South Wales, all after Wilson, published by John Boydell in 1775.
R. Gough, Anecdotes of British Topography, London 1768, p. 600
Trimmed near platemark and mounted in tissue strips. Repaired tear mid-right. Brown staining verso.