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
August afternoon Matthew Garrard
Cottages and beach 2011 Lenny Townsend
Storm over Southwold, by Christopher Humphries – showing coastal holiday cottage Mandalay
The other blue house George Edwards
Mandalay painting c 2000 artist unknown
Two cottages watercolour Artist unknown
Matthew Garrard (August Afternoon and Afternoon on the dunes)
Lenny Townsend (Cottages and beach)
Christopher Humphries (Southwold blue)
and finally, in 2021, this watercolour is for sale on eBay but unfortunately, the artist has been rather cavalier with Mandalay’s dimensions.