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.

Venue details

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

Entry details

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