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The Welsh national collection of art is a unique resource documenting the history of art in Wales since the sixteenth century. As well as a major international British and European art, it illustrates the history and patronage of art collecting, mainly in Wales, over several centuries.

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  • GalleriesDurga

    10 March 2010

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    In the spring of 2009, two artists from India created beautiful images of the Goddess Durga and her family at St Fagans: National History Museum.

  • GalleriesFaces of Wales gallery

    27 July 2007

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    This gallery introduces you to the most fascinating 'faces of wales', including faces from the world of politics, the theatre, sports and literature - all men and women who in their time changed the face of Wales.

  • GalleriesBotanical illustrations

    13 July 2007

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    A selection of sumptuous botanical illustrations from the collections at Amgueddfa Cymru.



  • PagesArt collections online

    6 April 2007

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    A catalogue of the paintings and sculptures in the Art collections of Amgueddfa Cymru. It lists around two thousand works which form the core of our Art collection, with biographical information on over nine hundred artists who are represented in it.