Mol’s Coffee House, Exeter

Description
Alan Richards is a printmaker, painter and teacher born in St Agnes, Cornwall. From 1958 he taught at Exeter College of Art and Design and became head of Fine Art in 1979. He has exhibited works at the Royal Cambrian Academy, Newlyn Art Society, The Margaret Fischer Gallery and University College, Swansea. In 2000 he showed some 40 paintings at RAMM.

Although well-travelled, Richards has long been inspired by Devon, and Dartmoor in particular. The exuberant colours and strong sense of pattern are typical of his works.

© Alan Richards
Accession Loan No.
692/1997/1
Collection Class
Prints
Medium
screen print on paper
Common Name
Mol’s Coffee House, Exeter
Simple Name
print
Full Name
Mol’s Coffee House, Exeter
Dimensions
image H 381 mm; image length 537 mm; total sheet H 521 mm; total sheet length 776 mm
Production Person Surname
Richards
Production Person Initials
Alan
Period Classification
Modern (1945-)
Production Date
1975
Production Year Low
1975
Production Year High
1975
Production Town
Exeter
Production County
Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Continent
Europe
Family Group

Topography Town
Exeter
Topography Building Keyword
coffee house; church
Inscription / Transcription
Artist’s Proof; Mol’s Coffee House, Exeter; Alan Richards 1975

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