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Village with Church

© the artist. Photo credit: Down County Museum

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This view shows Ardglass, where the artist was living in the early 1950s. Mahood has described the work as 'not a topographical portrait … but rather an invented composition compiled from some aspects of the village'. At the time of painting the picture, Mahood was strongly influenced by Cubism.

Down County Museum


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on board

  • Measurements

    50.5 x 30.4 cm

  • Accession number

    DB942 2000-148

  • Acquisition method



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