A gallery of paintings that capture the beauty of Irish landscapes

Ireland’s scenery has inspired artists throughout history to capture the beauty of this country.  This gallery contain a selection of these paintings from painters such as George Barret Sr to Derek Hill and a variety of other artists.


William Ashford (1746 – 1824)

View of Powerscourt Demesne

deer pic


James Humbert Craig (1878-1944)

Leenane, Connemara














George Barret, Senior (1730-1784)

Powerscourt Falls



John Butts (1727 – 1764)

Poachers: View in the Dargle

Poachers: View in the Dargle circa 1760 John Butts circa 1728-1764 Purchased 1973 http://www.tate.org.uk/art/work/T01815


Hugh Frazer (1795–1865)

The Priory Church, Holywood, County Down

Frazer, Hugh; The Priory Church, Holywood, County Down; Belfast Harbour Commissioners; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/the-priory-church-holywood-county-down-168467


Frank Egginton (1908 – 1990)

West of Ireland Boglan



Joseph Malachy Kavanagh (1856-1918)

The Salt March, Portmarnock, Co. Dublin



Edmund Garvey (c.1740–1813)

A View of Kilkenny

Garvey, Edmund; A View of Kilkenny; National Museums Northern Ireland; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/a-view-of-kilkenny-122040


Henry Albert Hartland (1840 – 1893)

On the moors, Achill Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland



Nathaniel Grogan (the Elder) (1740–1807)

Into the Hands of the Shades



William Percy French (1854 – 1920)

Mayo Mermaids



Derek Hill, (1916 – 2000)


(c) Derek Hill Foundation; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation


Patrick Vincent Duffy (1832 – 1909)



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