Mandalay as an artist’s subject

Over the years, Mandalay’s coastal location and its striking blue have inspired many an artist.

We have selected a few of their images, which in their different ways capture the atmosphere of this relaxing corner of Southwold.

More links to artwork from known artists feature at the end of this post

Afternoon On the Dunes

Afternoon On the Dunes

Afternoon on the Dunes Matthew Garrard

August afternoon Matthew Garrard

Cottages and beach 2011 Lenny Townsend

Cottages and beach 2011 Lenny Townsend

Storm over Southwold, by Christopher Humphries - showing coastal holiday cottage Mandalay

Storm over Southwold, by Christopher Humphries – showing coastal holiday cottage Mandalay

The other blue house George Edwards

The other blue house George Edwards

Mandalay painting c 2000 artist unknown

Mandalay painting c 2000 artist unknown

Two cottages watercolour Artist unknown

Two cottages watercolour Artist unknown

Artists’ websites:
Matthew Garrard (August Afternoon and Afternoon on the dunes)
Lenny Townsend (Cottages and beach)
Christopher Humphries (Southwold blue)