View Pictures

View digital versions of some of the Library's vast pictures collections.

Take a walk through some of Wales' stunning view in Welsh Landscapes, or browse through the Library's amazing Framed Works of Art collection.

John 'Warwick' Smith

162 striking watercolours of scenes in Wales created by one of the period’s most famous watercolour artists between 1784 and 1806.

A Tour in Wales

Extra-illustrated volumes by Thomas Pennant (1726-1798) that chronicles the three journeys he made through Wales between 1773 and 1776.

Ingleby Watercolours

 Views in north Wales and the Marches by John Ingleby (1749-1808)

Thomas Rowlandson

Welsh landscapes and other subjects by Thomas Rowlandson. (1756-1827)

Turner and Wales

Two landscapes of Wales by J M W Turner (1775-1851).

Tour of Hafod

A tour to Hafod, Cardiganshire in 1810 by Sir James Edward Smith (1759-1828).

Etchings of Tenby

A volume of etchings by Charles Norris (1779-1858), which was published in 1812.

Canon David S. Yerburgh Collection

A collection of black and white and coloured prints of Welsh waterfalls from the end of the 18th and the 19th century donated to the Library by Canon David S. Yerburgh.

Drawing Volumes

Examples from the Library's collection of drawing volumes.

Welsh Landscape

The Library's collection of topographical prints.

Framed Works of Art

The Library's collection of framed works of art.


Items from The National Library's Welsh Portrait Archive.

Europeana 280

10 paintings that portray the richness of the visual history of Wales.