1. HAY BALES AUTUMN

 

Hay bales Autumn at Tara is the season where the grass has been cut and baled. While is is a area with a historical mounds it is still used carefully by farmers for grass and sheep.

Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas, Framed.

Size. 22.5 x 18.5 inches

Price: € 800

 

2. MOUND OF HOSTAGES TARA

 

The mound of hostages is a small passage tomb and chamber which is said to have been used to keep hostages. During the breton law in Ireland each king would send his son to a rival king. This kept the peace for many years.

Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas Framed.

Size. 22.5 x 18.5 inches

Price : € 800

 

3. FAIRY TREES TARA

 

The fairy trees are dotted along the hill as you walk up the hill of Tara. The trees are never cut or damaged as it would be bad luck. On occasions especially on the eve oh holy days sometimes the fairies will appear to dance and sing.


Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas Framed.

Size. 22.5 x18.5 inches

Price: € 800

 

4. LIA FAIL . TARA

 

The LIA FAIL, is a standing stone on the hill of Tara. Legend says that when the rightful king was in the vicinity that the stone was said to call out.

Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas Framed.

Size. 22.5 x 18.5 inches

Price: € 800

 

5. CORMACS HOUSE. TARA

 

Cormacs house is the ring where the house was built upon. The structure was either wood or wattle possibly with an outer fence around it.

Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas Framed.

Size. 22.5 x18.5 inches

Price: € 800

 

6. CHURCH IN SNOW . TARA

 

The church in the snow at Tara during the winter weather. The walls surrounding are white topped and glistening in the sun light, casting shadows on the snow.

Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas Framed.

Size 22.5 X 18.5 inches

Price: € 800

 

7. WHERE FAIRIES LIVE . TARA

 

The trees around the western edge are fairy trees. People often lesve requests, notes and ribbons on these.The fairies are meant to grant requests and often macic things happen ,of course only if you believe in fairies and the folklore.

Format: Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas. Framed.

Size 22.5 x 18.5 inches

Price: € 800

 

8. LOOKING TOWARDS MEATH

 

The whole county of Meath can be seen from the hill of Tara.It is known as the Royal County since it was the seat of the High king and crossroad north and south in the midland

Format; Original Painting / Acrylic on canvas. Framed.

Size 22.5 x 18.5 inches.

Price € 800

 

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iconicireland is a new collection of paintings designed by artist Maura O’Rourke. These miniature works depict the warmth of Ireland with clear focus on the iconic landscape of the island.

Some of these works portray Irelands rugged sea scapes and landscapes, white-washed cottages, moonlit hills, stone walls and green fields. Upturned curraghs (traditional boats) which were used for fishing and have been tied against strong winds.

Others are inspired by renowned places in the heart of Dublin’s fair city: Trinity College’s front arch and campanile, and also the famous Ha’penny Bridge.

Prepared with love and care, these pocket sized keepsakes of Ireland and portable memories