Image courtesy of Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru/The National Library of Wales
Born in Nottingham, Alfred Oliver (1868-1943) lived for many years in North Wales, his studio in Capel Curig faced the Snowdon massif. He was reknowned for painting the landscapes in differing weather conditions and times of day. He exhibited at the Royal Academy between 1886-1921 and also the Royal Cambrian Academy.
Moel Siabod, is a mountain in Snowdonia which sits isolated above the village of Dolwyddelan. At 872 metres, it is the highest peak in the Moelwynion mountain range. The UK National Mountain Centre, Plas-y-Brenin, is located at the foot of Moel Siabod.
the above text appears on the back of the card HC-1216: card size 7" x 5" (178mm x 127mm)