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Chapel and Tip

SHORT, Denys (1927 - )

(Amgueddfa Cymru regrets that we are not able to provide an image for this item at this time. This is either due to copyright restrictions, or the item is awaiting digitisation. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.)

Media: oil on board

Size: 188.5 x 170.5 cm

Acquired: 2002; Gift; The Arts Council of Wales

Accession Number: NMW A 25830

Collection: Arts Council of Wales Collection

Work not on display

3 comments

Amgueddfa Cymru on 5 April 2012, 15:24

Dear Judy and Sophie, thank you for your comments, unfortunately we are unable to provide an image of this work online due to copyright issues, this also prevents us from producing prints/postcards for our 'print on demand service'
Apologies for any inconvenience caused.
Graham Davies, Online Curator, Amgueddfa Cymru - National Museum Wales

Sophie Hoade on 2 April 2012, 22:29

My husband and I were very taken with this painting, my husband especially. It is his Birthday soon and I would dearly love to be able to obtain a print of this painting. Do you have any plans to produce one?

Judy Stephens, Penarth on 29 August 2011, 13:39

This painting touched me - the coffin-shaped path up to the closed and unlit church, the curved enclosing walls, the looming slag heap. The adults are drawn towards the church, the children run and skip happily away from it. The painting sent a shiver down my spine. I think somebody just walked over my grave. This is the Wales that haunts me and from which I always want to escape.
Thank you CASW for choosing this one.
Dear Museum, please - a print or at least a postcard of Chapel and Tip.

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