Glenarm, Co Antrim by Henry Gastineau

The drawing is a spacious study of the coastal town of Glenarm, seen from the south.


132 x 75 cm
Acquired in:
Presented by:
I Sawbridge through The Art Fund

In the middle distance are the turrets of the castle, the spire, the chimneys, and the bridge backed by a sea of almost Mediterranean blue, while, beyond the bay, the familiar headlands recede, tier by tier, to the hazy horizon. In the foreground is a wealth of foliage and a variety of peasant figures.

Venue details

Ulster Museum Botanic Gardens, Belfast County Antrim BT9 5AB 028 9044 0000

Entry details

Free entry to all
Free exhibition with National Art Pass

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