19th century folk art straw work picture of Conway Church, Wales
 19th century folk artl straw work picture of Conway Church, Wales

Naive Welsh folk art straw work picture

A large Welsh folk art straw work picture inscribed Colwyn Church and School Room, mid 19th century.  There are several recorded examples of such work, all of the Colwyn, Conway and Menai areas of North Wales, and it is thought they all may be the work of one person who lived in the area.

 

 

Straw work combined with watercolour, in original ebonised and gilded frame. 

 

Sight:    11.5" x 17.75"    (29.5cm x 45cm)

Frame:  18.25" x 24.25"   (46.5cm x 62cm)

 

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