It portrays the mountains in the southern part of Ullswater and provides the setting for one of Wordsworth's most significant passages, where the young Wordsworth steals the boat and provokes the wrath of the mountains.

Provenance

Cyril Plannt; Sold Christie's 14/7/89; James Mackinnon.


Wordsworth Grasmere

Wordsworth Grasmere, Grasmere, Cumbria, LA22 9SH
015394 35544
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The reopening of Wordsworth Grasmere will be postponed until further notice, following the advice from Public Health England in relation to COVID-19.

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