Lot 8: Meinir Mathias - Y Noson Olaf
Title: Y Noson Olaf
Artist: Meinir Mathias
Medium: Signed and framed Limited Edition Print numbered 10/10
Size: 48cm x 40cm (framed)
Reserve price: £195
About the artist: Meinir Mathias is a Contemporary Welsh painter. She explores ideas relating to cultural memory, history, land and people. Working predominantly in oil painting and intaglio printing, her most recent works have been reflecting on the idea of ‘Rebel’. Much of this series has focused upon the Rebecca Riots and the characters that are reimagined through these portraits.The paintings play with the idea of heroism. The characters depicted are romanticised in a sense as they have been through stories and cultural memory. These are characters who challenged authority, challenged the laws and structure of society in Wales.
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