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Colwyn Bay, the Esplanade
  • Francis Bedford
    1816–1894
    born: London, England, United Kingdom ; died: London, England, United Kingdom ; active: England, United Kingdom
  • Colwyn Bay, the Esplanade, circa 1870
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • albumen print
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 16.2 x 21.2 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/8 x 8 3/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 19 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0054
Description
Exhibitions

Black-and-white image of a seaside walkway. At CL there are people gathering near the body of water. There are families walking together on the wide pathway. Small bungalows line the walkway and there are a few houses set up above on the hillside. In background there are houses and partitioned plots of land. Sky is clear.