ArtPost: Rhyl Sands

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£2.90

Stay connected to friends and family using #Artpost, the card personalisation and delivery service from Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.

Send a beautiful card and thoughtful message to a loved one without having to leave the safety and comfort of your own home! 

It couldn't be easier to stay in touch! Simply fill out the boxes above, telling us the recipient's name and address, and the message you would like us to put in your card (max 100 words). then just add the card to your basket and make your purchase. 

We then print your message inside your chosen card and send it out by first class post. Normally our cards arrive within 3 days.

Why not add a gift too to make it even more special? Choose from one of the following;

We have a gorgeous lime, mandarin and basil scented candle inspired by the William De Morgan peacock charger on display at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.

There's a beautiful compact peacock mirror is inspired by the Persianware plate, also by the English potter, designer and novelist, William  De Morgan.

Choose an exclusive decorative brooch which is based on an exquisite example of enamelling by Birmingham artist Arthur Gaskin.

Alternatively we have a Birmingham Bag, with stylish iconic building illustrations that can be seen from Birmingham’s skyline including the Town Hall, Selfridges, Bull Ring, the Joseph Chamberlain Memorial Clock Tower, the Library of Birmingham and many more. 

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 Rhyl Sands, David Cox, 1855

This card features the painting by David Cox, who began making regular visits to north Wales after settling near Birmingham in 1841. Rhyl lay en route to his favourite destination, Betws-y-Coed. Primarily a watercolourist, Cox only took up oil painting seriously around 1840. 'Rhyl Sands' shows him working with total mastery and in a manner that is unique in British landscape painting of the 1850s.