The Severn Bridge, crossing to Wales from England

    Vera Bassett, artist with a connection to Wales (Swansea, South Wales)

    Vera Bassett

    Exhibited at Swansea, London, Cardiff, New York, Newcastle-on-Tyne, Paris, Biarritz, Palm Beach, The National Library of Wales, Massachusetts.
    Connection: Elizabeth Vera Bassett was born in Pontarddulais, Swansea, South Wales in the summer of 1912.

    comment by:ducati916
    In 1954 her work caught the attention of a very famous Welshman when Richard Burton and his first wife Sybil bought her paintings.






    Tags: South Wales, Swansea