A Connemara Village Art Print
This unusually large painting by Henry records the view eastwards from the quay on the Clifden road, just over a kilometre west of Letterfrack, County Galway. The cluster of diminutive, white-washed cottages, picked out by sunlight against a backdrop of mountains and an impressive sky, is a motif that recurs in Henry's landscape painting from the early 1920's onwards. These cottages emphasis the grandeur of the local scenery while alluding to rural communities isolation and reliance on the land.
National Gallery of Ireland Art Prints are the perfect way to have your own masterpiece. Printed on high quality 240gsm Satin paper using Epson Ultrachrome Archival inks, each print have a stated light fastness and image permanence of up to, at least 75 years. In order to preserve the image and prevent unnecessary fading, the print should not be exposed to direct sunlight and its UV rays.
All prints have the title and artist's name printed at the bottom of each reproduction.
Dimensions: 50 x 70 cm (including white border)
Original Painting Information
Paul Henry, Irish, 1876-1958
A Connemara Village, 1930-1933
Oil on wood panel, 76.2 x 91.4 cm
© Estate of Paul Henry, IVARO Dublin