Dark Entrance by Ronald Lowe

This is the first work by Lowe to enter the Welsh national collection.


Acrylic on board
91.4 x 121.9 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
Maurice Sheppard through The Art Fund

Lowe moved to Pembrokeshire in 1959 and taught History of Art at both Aberystwyth and Swansea universities. The artist, Maurice Sheppard has donated 9 other works to various collections in the UK and was a student of Lowe's. There was a close connection between the two artists with Sheppard frequently visiting Lowe's studio in Pembrokeshire.


Maurice Sheppard.

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National Museum Cardiff Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3NP 029 2039 7951 museum.wales/

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