Fielding remains one of the more overlooked nineteenth-century artists, despite being a very able landscape painter. This painting captures the Castle whilst it was still very much a 'romantic ruin'. The work was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1837.
Where to see this painting?
Cyfarthfa Castle Museum & Art Gallery
Brecon Road, Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil (Merthyr Tudful), Wales, CF47 8RE
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.