view of Aberystwyth beach and town with pier in foreground

Made:
1954
maker:
Leonard Richmond

Painting, oil on canvas, Aberystwyth, by Leonard Richmond, about 1954. Depicts a view over the castle ruins towards the Old College, beach, pier and Constitution Hill. People on the beach sunbathe, swim and paddle, and a boy kicks a ball along. Others stroll along the promenade or simply sit and admire the views. Yachts sail in the distance. Original artwork for a British Railways (Western Region) poster. Part of the Travel by Train series. Unframed.

Details

Category:
Pictorial Collection (Railway)
Object Number:
1977-5754
Materials:
canvas, oil paint
Measurements:
image: 1019 mm x 635 mm x 21 mm,
type:
poster artwork
status:
Permanent collection

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