IMPORTANT IRISH ART

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Date of the auction: 25.09.2019

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Cecil Maguire RHA RUA (b.1930) Working the boats Oil on board, 25 x 30cm (9¾ x 11¾'') Signed and dated (19)'88 Provenance: The Bell Gallery label verso Cecil Maguire RHA RUA (b.1930) Working the boats Oil on board, 25 x 30cm (9¾ x 11¾'') Signed and dated (19)'88 Provenance: The Bell Gallery label

Lot #: 1

Estimate: €2,500 - €3,500

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Cecil Maguire RHA RUA (b.1930) Burren Landscape from Ballyvaughan Oil on board, 60 x 75cm (23½ x 29½'') Signed and dated (19)'71; inscribed verso Cecil Maguire RHA RUA (b.1930) Burren Landscape from Ballyvaughan Oil on board, 60 x 75cm (23½ x 29½'') Signed and dated (19)'71; inscribed verso

Lot #: 2

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Cecil Galbally RHA (1911-1995) A View of Brian Boru Bridge and St. Patrick's Quay, Cork City Oil on board, 38 x 45cm (15 x 17¾'') Signed Galbally, who worked initially as a bank official, began exhibiting at the Royal Hibernian Academy in 1940 from an address in Ranelagh, Dublin. From 1941 he

Lot #: 3

Estimate: €1,500 - €2,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Cecil Galbally RHA (1911-1995) Figures by Cottages Oil on board, 34 x 44cm (13¼ x 17¼'') Signed Cecil Galbally RHA (1911-1995) Figures by Cottages Oil on board, 34 x 44cm (13¼ x 17¼'') Signed

Lot #: 4

Estimate: €1,500 - €2,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Cecil Galbally RHA (1911-1995) Figure on a Country Path Oil on board, 34 x 44cm (13¼ x 17¼'') Signed Cecil Galbally RHA (1911-1995) Figure on a Country Path Oil on board, 34 x 44cm (13¼ x 17¼'') Signed

Lot #: 5

Estimate: €1,500 - €2,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Letitia Marion Hamilton RHA (1878-1964) Cottage at Durrus - Co. Cork Oil on board, 13 x 18cm (4¾ x 7'') Signed with initials Provenance: Jorgensen Fine Art Letitia Marion Hamilton RHA (1878-1964) Cottage at Durrus - Co. Cork Oil on board, 13 x 18cm (4¾ x 7'') Signed with initials Provenance

Lot #: 6

Estimate: €1,500 - €2,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Letitia Marion Hamilton RHA (1878-1964) Courtyard of hotel in Andalusia Oil on board, 19 x 23.5cm (7 ½ x 9 ¼") Signed with initials Letitia Marion Hamilton RHA (1878-1964) Courtyard of hotel in Andalusia Oil on board, 19 x 23.5cm (7 ½ x 9 ¼") Signed with initials

Lot #: 7

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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James Le Jeune RHA (1910-1983) Cliff top view with rowing boat Oil on canvas, 51 x 61cm (20 x 24") Signed James Le Jeune RHA (1910-1983) Cliff top view with rowing boat Oil on canvas, 51 x 61cm (20 x 24") Signed

Lot #: 8

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Sean McSweeney RHA (1935-2018) Bogland Fire Oil on board, 25 x 35cm (11 x 15'') Signed and dated (19)'88 Provenance: With the Gordon Gallery, Derry, November 1989. Sean McSweeney RHA (1935-2018) Bogland Fire Oil on board, 25 x 35cm (11 x 15'') Signed and dated (19)'88 Provenance: With the Gordon

Lot #: 9

Estimate: €2,000 - €4,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Sean McSweeney RHA (1935-2018) Trees on the Hill Oil on board, 14 x 19.5cm (5½ x 7¾'') Signed and inscribed with title verso Provenance: With the Taylor Galleries, Dublin, July/August 1978. Sean McSweeney RHA (1935-2018) Trees on the Hill Oil on board, 14 x 19.5cm (5½ x 7¾'') Signed and inscribed

Lot #: 10

Estimate: €1,500 - €2,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Sean McSweeney RHA (1935-2018) May Growth Oil on canvas, 60.5 x 81cm (24 x 31¾'') Signed and dated (19)'98; also signed, inscribed and numbered 9865 verso Sean McSweeney RHA (1935-2018) May Growth Oil on canvas, 60.5 x 81cm (24 x 31¾'') Signed and dated (19)'98; also signed, inscribed and numbered

Lot #: 11

Estimate: €4,000 - €6,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Barrie Cooke HRHA (1931-2014) Lough Arrow Algae Bloom Watercolour and oil on paper laid down on board, 45 x 46cm (17¾ x 18'') Signed, inscribed and dated 1998 verso Provenance: Collection of Patrick and Antoinette Murphy This piece is a study for an oil now in the National Concert Hall. Barrie Cooke

Lot #: 12

Estimate: €2,000 - €4,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Barrie Cooke HRHA (1931-2014) Study for Sphaerotilus I Oil on canvas, 76 x 76cm (30 x 30") Signed, inscribed and dated 1990 on verso Provenance: With the Emer Gallery, Belfast Barrie Cooke HRHA (1931-2014) Study for Sphaerotilus I Oil on canvas, 76 x 76cm (30 x 30") Signed, inscribed and dated 1990

Lot #: 13

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Peter Curling (b.1955) Over the fence Watercolour, 43cm x 72cm Signed Peter Curling (b.1955) Over the fence Watercolour, 43cm x 72cm Signed

Lot #: 14

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Peter Curling (b.1955) At the Start Watercolour, 46cm x 75cm Signed Peter Curling (b.1955) At the Start Watercolour, 46cm x 75cm Signed

Lot #: 15

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Rowan Gillespie (b.1953) Peace II Bronze, 78cm high (30¾'') Signed, inscribed and dated 1999 underneath the base Female figures are quite prominent in Gillespies work, with his depiction of the body often acting as a celebration of female liberty and the vitality of life. They are not treated in the

Lot #: 16

Estimate: €15,000 - €20,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Rory Breslin (b.1963) Mask of the Erne Bronze, 88.5 x 41.5cm (35 x 16'') Signed Bearing fishy life in abundance, salmon, a pike with an eel in its jaws, shells and some of the flora of the Erne's banks, bullrushes, wildflowers etc., the River God's moustache and beard are rendered in a fashion which

Lot #: 17

Estimate: €6,000 - €8,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Sandra Bell (b.1954) Standing Figures A Pair, Bronze, 112cm high (44") Signed twice with initials, dated 2002 and numbered 6 from a limited edition of 8 Sandra Bell (b.1954) Standing Figures A Pair, Bronze, 112cm high (44") Signed twice with initials, dated 2002 and numbered 6 from a limited edition

Lot #: 18

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Anne Madden (b.1932) Chemins Éclairs (1988) Triptych, Oil on canvas, 195 x 339cm (76¾ x 133½") Signed, inscribed and dated 1988 on verso Exhibited: Galerie Jeanne Bucher, Paris 1989; Kerlin Gallery, Dublin 1990; RHA Gallagher Gallery, Dublin 1991; Limerick City Gallery of Art 1991; Anne Madden - A

Lot #: 19

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Micheál MacLiammóir (1899-1978) 'Santa Maria della Salute, Venice' Watercolour, 37 x 23cm (14 ½ x 9") Signed and dated 1924 Micheál MacLiammóir (1899-1978) 'Santa Maria della Salute, Venice' Watercolour, 37 x 23cm (14 ½ x 9") Signed and dated 1924

Lot #: 20

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Basil Blackshaw HRHA RUA (1932-2016) Boardmills Watercolour, 17 x 28cm (6¾ x 11'') Provenance: From the Estate of the artist Cherith McKinstry Basil Blackshaw HRHA RUA (1932-2016) Boardmills Watercolour, 17 x 28cm (6¾ x 11'') Provenance: From the Estate of the artist Cherith McKinstry

Lot #: 21

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Charles Brady HRHA (1926-1997) Envelope (1982) Oil on board, 51 x 56cm (20 x 22") Signed Charles Brady HRHA (1926-1997) Envelope (1982) Oil on board, 51 x 56cm (20 x 22") Signed

Lot #: 22

Estimate: €6,000 - €10,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Maurice MacGonigal PRHA (1900-1974) West of Ireland Scene Oil on board, 25 x 39cm (9¾ x 15¼") Signed Maurice MacGonigal PRHA (1900-1974) West of Ireland Scene Oil on board, 25 x 39cm (9¾ x 15¼") Signed

Lot #: 23

Estimate: €2,000 - €3,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Maurice MacGonigal PRHA (1900-1979) Cows, Connemara Watercolour, 16 x 31cm (6¼ x 12¼'') Signed and dated (19)'78 Provenance: With the Taylor Galleries, label verso. Maurice MacGonigal PRHA (1900-1979) Cows, Connemara Watercolour, 16 x 31cm (6¼ x 12¼'') Signed and dated (19)'78 Provenance: With the

Lot #: 24

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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James Humbert Craig RHA RUA (1877-1944) The Hills of Donegal Oil on canvas, 51 x 61cm (20 x 24'') Signed; inscribed with title indistinctly verso Provenance: Sale these rooms, 08/12/99, Lot 99. James Humbert Craig RHA RUA (1877-1944) The Hills of Donegal Oil on canvas, 51 x 61cm (20 x 24'') Signed

Lot #: 25

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Paul Henry RHA (1877-1958) A Connemara Landscape Oil on canvas, 35.5 x 40.5cm (14 x 16'') Signed Provenance: Wilhelm Mueller, by whom acquired in Dublin c.1940 and in 1996 by descent to his son, Robert Mueller. Dr. S. B. Kennedy authenticated this painting in 2002 and in private correspondence

Lot #: 26

Estimate: €60,000 - €80,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Dick Joynt (1938-2003) Earth Mother Terracotta, 26.5cm high x 28cm deep x 18cm wide (10½ x 11 x 7'') Signed with initials Unique Provenance: The artist, thence by descent. Dick Joynt was born in Clontarf, Dublin in 1938. He initially trained as a painter and turned to sculpture after joining the

Lot #: 27

Estimate: €1,500 - €2,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Jerome Connor (1876-1943) The Siren Bronze, 29 x 21.5 x 7cm (11¼ x 8½ x 2¾), attached to a green marble rectangular plaque 38 x 27cm (15 x 10¾") The marble inscribed 'THE SIREN - JEROME CONNOR SC' Jerome Connor (1876-1943) The Siren Bronze, 29 x 21.5 x 7cm (11¼ x 8½ x 2¾), attached to a green marble

Lot #: 28

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Frank Egginton RCA FIAL (1908-1990) 'Upper Lough Mask, Co. Mayo' Watercolour, 54 x 74cm Signed; inscribed with title verso Frank Egginton RCA FIAL (1908-1990) 'Upper Lough Mask, Co. Mayo' Watercolour, 54 x 74cm Signed; inscribed with title verso

Lot #: 29

Estimate: €1,200 - €1,600

Date: 25 Sep 2019

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Frank Egginton RCA FIAL (1908-1990) Connemara Landscape Watercolour, 53 x 74cm (20¾ x 29'') Signed Frank Egginton RCA FIAL (1908-1990) Connemara Landscape Watercolour, 53 x 74cm (20¾ x 29'') Signed

Lot #: 30

Estimate: €1,200 - €1,600

Date: 25 Sep 2019