School of Art
Prints / PR378
Plas Mawr or the Great Mansion and North Side of High Street, Conway...
Publisher/Manufacturer: W. Bridge, Conway
Lithograph, hand coloured in watercolour, on thick white wove paper
206 x 280 mm.
Loan: Gregynog, Davies sisters 1989
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Street scene of Conway; foreground, on the left, a stationer and draper shop run by W. Bridge (publisher of the print), man looking at window display, woman carrying churn on head and girl selling apples, on the right, group of sightseers; middleground, Plas Mawr Mansion with figures outside, woman and child in street, man carrying basket, Crown Inn, old houses; background, horse and cart, archway through castle wall, river and wooded hill. Text on image, Draper Bridge Stationer / Ferry Guide Wales / Cronic ...Bridge...Sold Here / Owen aker / Crown Inn. Detailed lithograph, hand coloured with watercolour in sienna, green, yellow, pink and blue