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Wretched, Blind Pit Pony


Wretched, Blind Pit Pony

Date: 2005

Media: engraving on paper

Size: 611 x 466 mm

Acquired: 2006; Gift

Accession Number: 2006.58

Dry point engraving and watercolour. Limited edition 1 of 5.

Depicts the attitude to colliery horses by some coal owners and men. Title is taken from a poem by Ralph Hodgkin.


Angharad Aldridge (aged 3)
10 February 2012, 13:57
I like this pony.
Amgueddfa Cymru
20 December 2011, 16:07
Thank you for your comment. The work is in store at the National Collections Centre, Nantgarw. You will need to make an appointment to view this work. Please use the link in the
Gloria Jenkins
2 December 2011, 19:17
This is such an unusual and moving work. Please will you tell me where it is and how I can see it

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