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Pictures of Angel of the North

Pictures of Angel of the North

Here's some amazing facts about the Angel of the North.

  • It is believed to be the largest angel sculpture in the world
  • It is one of the most viewed pieces of art in the world - seen by more than one person every second, 90,000 every day or 33 million every year
  • It is one of the most famous artworks in the region - almost two thirds of people in the North East had already heard of the Angel of the North before it was built
  • Its 54 metre (175 foot) wingspan is bigger than a Boeing 757 or 767 jet and almost the same as a Jumbo jet
  • It is 20 metres (65 feet) high - the height of a five storey building or four double decker buses
  • It weighs 200 tonnes - the body 100 tonnes and the wings 50 tonnes each
  • There is enough steel in it to make 16 double decker buses or four Chieftain tanks
  • We have a large collection of Pictures and prints of the Angel of the North
  • It will last for more than 100 years
  • It will withstand winds of more than 100 miles per hour
  • If you are looking for Angel of the North Pictures, we have a wide collection
  • Below the sculpture, massive concrete piles 20 metres deep will anchor it to the solid rock beneath
  • It is made of weather resistant Cor-ten steel, containing a small amount of copper, which forms a patina on the surface that mellows with age
  • Huge sections of the Angel - up to six metres wide and 25 metres long - were transported to the site by lorry with a police escort
  • The total cost of The Angel of the North was £800,000
  • There is unique species of daffodil named the Angel of the North due to its orange, rusty hue and lofty height. The Angel of the North daffodil has been verified and registered with the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS)
  • Local artists ands photographers have contributed to our wide collection of Angel of the North pictures

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John Coatsworth

Angel in Winter

Format: Signed Limited edition Giclee print on Epson Archival Matte 192gsmOptional Single mo..

£35.00

Zoe Scott

Angel of the North

A whimsical take on one of the North East most iconic landmarks, he stands tall and welcomes all who..

£35.00

Anji Allen

Angel of the North

If you're an artist painting buildings and icons of local interest, the Angel is obligat..

£55.00

Terry Donnelly

Angel of the North

A favourite subject for a lot of people and one I have also interpreted many times. I have used t..

£65.00

Kenn Elliott

Angel of the North

I’ve photographed this subject lots of times, this was my very first  and some  time ag..

£125.00

Jim Edwards

Angel of the North

Format: Acrylic on Canvas Limited edition Giclee printed on Breathing Colour Elegance Velvet..

£230.00

John Coatsworth

Angel of the North

OPEN edition Giclee print on Epson Archival Matte 192gsmOptional Single mounted on white cor..

£35.00

Graeme Peacock

Angel of the North Gateshead 2

A view in early Spring of the Angel at Sunset Camera used Canon 1-DXFormat: Digita..

£45.00

Tony Pickering

Angelic

 Format: Limited edition Giclee printed on Innova soft texture natural white 310gs..

£75.00

John Williamson

Gateshead Angel

One of the most iconic images of the North East, and Gateshead in particular, is Antony Gormley’s..

£55.00

Tony Pickering

St Mary's Lighthouse

The Lighthouse -  past Whitley Bay out amongst the storm, shoulder to the grindstone. The li..

£75.00

Graeme Peacock

The Angel of the North - Gateshead

A view in early spring of the Angelof the North at SunsetCamera used Canon 1-DXFormat: ..

£45.00

Graeme Peacock

The Angel of the North 3

Camera used Ebony SW23 6x9Format: Digital C-type photographic prints printed on Fuji Crystal..

£45.00