Drogheda Municipal Art Collection

Old Tully Churchyard

Bea Orpen

b. 1913 - d. 1980
Gouache on paper

'Old Tully Churchyard' is reminiscent of William Leech's graveyard at Christchurch Priory, but is a view of the ancient church site and cemetery near Cabinteely, Co. Dublin.

A gouache painting showing a graveyard. In the left foreground one headstone can be seen leaning against another. In the left foreground another headstone is leaning to the left. In the middle and background are two large cross headstones.