The Bridge at Beddgelert

Canvas Prints

Get this by Dec 24
Irene  Burdell

Accrington, United Kingdom

  • Product
  • Product
  • Available
  • Artist
  • Artwork Comments 66

Sizing Information

Small 11.3" x 8.0"
Medium 16.9" x 12.0"
Large 22.6" x 16.0"
X large 28.2" x 20.0"


  • Each print is individually stretched and constructed for your order
  • Epson pigment inks using Giclée inkjets to ensure a long life
  • UV protection provided by a clear lacquer
  • Cotton/poly blend Canson canvas for brighter whites and even stretching


Wall Art

Home Decor



Artist's Description

The Bridge at Beddgelert North Wales
1 shot HDR processed in Dynamiclight
The Legend of Gelert

A Short Walk south of the village, following the footpath along the banks of the Glaslyn leads to Beddgelert’s most famous historical feature. ’Gelert’s Grave’.
Gelert’s grave, final resting place of Prince Llewelyn’s faithful hound

According to legend, the stone monument in the field marks the resting place of ‘Gelert’, the faithful hound of the medieval Welsh Prince Llewelyn the Great.

The story, as written on the tombstone reads:
“In the 13th century Llewelyn, prince of North Wales, had a palace at Beddgelert. One day he went hunting without Gelert, “The Faithful Hound”, who was unaccountably absent.

The legend of Gellert engraved on the tombstone On Llewelyn’s return the truant, stained and smeared with blood, joyfully sprang to meet his master. The prince alarmed hastened to find his son, and saw the infant’s cot empty, the bedclothes and floor covered with blood.

The frantic father plunged his sword into the hound’s side, thinking it had killed his heir. The dog’s dying yell was answered by a child’s cry.

Llewelyn searched and discovered his boy unharmed, but near by lay the body of a mighty wolf which Gelert had slain.

The prince filled with remorse is said never to have smiled again. He buried Gelert here".

Artwork Comments

  • Sue Nichol
  • Irene  Burdell
  • Irene  Burdell
  • michaelmcg
  • Irene  Burdell
  • Photography  by Mathilde
  • Irene  Burdell
  • naturelover
  • Irene  Burdell
  • bevmorgan
  • Irene  Burdell
  • Anne Gitto
  • Irene  Burdell
  • artisandelimage
  • Irene  Burdell
  • Olivia Moore
  • Irene  Burdell
  • Colin Metcalf
  • Irene  Burdell
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10% off

for joining the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.