Neil Roland - Gallery 59
Sheffield

This is just a selection from my Sheffield collection of pictures, which can be worked into a personalised collection of Sheffield pictures, or indeed blended with images from other cities to create an artwork which is entirely meaningful and relevant to the individual.

For further information, please either email neil@neilroland.co.uk or telephone 07792 365 437

Please note that the size, colours and quality of the pictures on this page have been reduced for web viewing and do not accurately represent the detail and vivid colours of the actual photographs


Sheffield: The White Building

Look up above the shop fronts in Fitzalan Square in the centre of Sheffield, and the most sensational wall sculptures appear worked into the façade of 1908-built The White Building.
The faience façade boasts 10 figures by Alfred and William Tory, depicting Sheffield trades.

 


Sheffield Shades of White

l-r: The Sheffield Lyceum Theatre; The clocks depicting the unsurprisingly similar times in Rotherham, Barnsley, Doncaster and Sheffield in the B|lue Moon vegetarian café by Sheffield Cathedral; Sheffield train station; the Sheffield Co-Operative at Castle House; The Globe Pub, Howard Street; chandelier at Sheffield Cutlers' Hall.

 


The Cutler's Hall Sheffield

Sheffield's magnificent Cutlers' Hall opposite the city's cathedral boasts superb chandeliers, brought from RMS Olympic, sister ship to the Titanic; contemporary elephant door handles (elephants feature on cutlers' halls in Sheffield and London to denote the ivory traditionally used for knife handles; a glorious silver relief plate depicting the façade of the hall itself and the extraordinary Norfolk Knife with its mother of pearl carving.

 


Green City Sheffield

l-r: 1930s wall light in entrance to Sheffield City Hall and reflecting the Sheffield coat of arms; floral interpretation of Sheffield's trades outside the town hall ; The Grapes pub, Trippet Lane; polar bear stained glass at Sheffield Cathedral; Police box at Town Hall; Thomas Boulsover sculpture, inventor of old Sheffield plate, outside the Graves Art Gallery.

 


Sheffield Sapphire and Ruby

l-r Blue Moon vegetarian café in the former auction House, the Eadon, Lockwood and Riddle Building; Sheffield steel; porch floor of The Cutlers' Hall; Sheffield coat of arms on the Sheffield Fire and Police Museum and former Fire Station on West Bar; Sheffield Cathedral stained glass; Sheffield mosaic fountain at Sheffield Hallam, Howard Street; The Millenium Square.

 


Sheffield Gold

l-r: paradise Street: reflection of the City Hall; The Graves Art Gallery and Library; figures of Atlas on the original Sheffield United Gas Light Company building on Commercial Street (now Canada House - 1874). : HMS Sheffield bell in Sheffield Cathedral; Reflection on the water of the Royal Exchange Buildings, Lady's Bridge, Sheffield; Sheffield Winter Garden.

 


Sheffield Kelham Island (1)

 

Sheffield Kelham Island (2)

 

Sheffield's Park Hill Estate

 

The Snake Pass At Dusk

 

Sheffield Winter Gardens

 

Sheffield - Norfolk Knife at Cutler's Hall

 
 

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