IMPORTANT IRISH ART

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Date of the auction: 29.09.2021

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Paul Henry RHA (1877-1958) Connemara Cottages Oil on canvas, 45 x 50cm (17� x 19�'') Signed � Arguably one of the most recognisable Irish artists, Paul Henry�s landscapes enrich the walls of museums and private collectors alike. His formulaic use of thatched cottages offset by stoic mountains and

Lot #: 8

Estimate: €120,000 - €160,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Alicia Boyle (1908-1996) Bishops Gate, Derry, The Arch Bar and Pets Corner Oil on canvas, 60 x 50cm (23½ x 19½'') Signed with initials; also signed verso Alicia Boyle was born in Bangkok in 1908 to Irish parents. Shortly afterwards, the family returned to Ireland and settled in Derry, where Boyle

Lot #: 10

Estimate: €3,000 - €4,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Daniel O'Neill (1920-1974) Spanish Girl Oil on board, 60 x 50cm (23� x 19�'') Signed Female portraiture is a common theme in Daniel O�Neill�s work, often depicting these figures with similar attributes, large brown eyes, sallow skin and dark hair, features which are thought to have derived from his

Lot #: 11

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Basil Blackshaw HRHA RUA (1932-2016) Coloured Rain, 2001 Charcoal and oil on canvas, 153 x 121.7cm (60� x 48'') Signed; also signed and inscribed verso Exhibited: Belfast, Ulster Museum, 'Basil Blackshaw Paintings 2000-2002' Literature: Eamonn Mallie (ed.), 'Blackshaw', pl.177, p.388. � Uniquely

Lot #: 15

Estimate: €30,000 - €50,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Patrick Scott HRHA (1921 - 2014) No. 13 F. Series Ink on paper, 38 x 48cm (15 x 19'') Signed and dated (19)'63 Provenance: With The Dawson Gallery, Dublin; Mr & Mrs George Hetherington; Private Collection Patrick Scott HRHA (1921 - 2014) No. 13 F. Series Ink on paper, 38 x 48cm (15 x 19'') Signed

Lot #: 16

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Patrick Scott HRHA (1921 - 2014) Brush Drawing Ink on paper, 49.5 x 39.5cm (19½ x 15½'') Signed and dated (19)'63 Provenance: With The Dawson Gallery, Dublin; Mr & Mrs George Hetherington; Private Collection Patrick Scott HRHA (1921 - 2014) Brush Drawing Ink on paper, 49.5 x 39.5cm (19½ x 15½

Lot #: 17

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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George Campbell RHA (1917-1979) My Window, Zamora Oil on canvas, 61 x 51cm (24 x 20'') Signed and inscribed verso Exhibited: George Campbell Exhibition, Cork, 1974, Cat. No. 14 A central figure among the artists informally known as the ‘Belfast Boys’, George Campbell was actually born in Arklow, Co

Lot #: 19

Estimate: €8,000 - €12,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957) The Handball Alley Watercolour on board, 26.5 x 36.5cm (10� x 14�'') Signed Provenance: With the Oriel Gallery, label verso; Collection of the late Karl Mullan; Private Collection Literature: Hilary Pyle, Jack B Yeats. His Watercolours, Drawings and Pastels

Lot #: 22

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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William Percy French (1854-1920) The Little Grey Home Watercolour, 26.2 x 18cm (10 x 7'') Signed Provenance: With The Oriel Gallery, Dublin; The Eakin Gallery, Belfast; Collection of the late Vincent Ferguson; Private collection. William Percy French (1854-1920) The Little Grey Home Watercolour

Lot #: 23

Estimate: €3,000 - €5,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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George Russell Æ (1867-1935) Gathering Firewood Oil on canvas, 53 x 80cm (20¾ x 31½") Signed with monogram Born in Co. Armagh, George Russell moved to Dublin when he was eleven. His interest in painting led him to undertake evening classes at the Metropolitan School of Art and it was here that he

Lot #: 30

Estimate: €15,000 - €20,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Colin Middleton RHA RUA MBE (1910-1983) Figure with Yellow Hair (1955) Oil on board, 16 x 13cm (6¼ x 5¼'') Signed with monogram; also signed, inscribed with title, dated 'Coleraine, 1955' and numbered '243' verso Colin Middleton RHA RUA MBE (1910-1983) Figure with Yellow Hair (1955) Oil on board, 16

Lot #: 34

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Barrie Cooke HRHA (1931-2014) Light in the Jungle 5 Watercolour, 26.5 x 26.5cm (10� x 10�") Signed Provenance: With the David Hendriks Gallery, Dublin; Collection of Antoinette & Patrick J. Murphy Exhibited: The Delighted Eye, London 1980. Barrie Cooke HRHA (1931-2014) Light in the Jungle 5

Lot #: 37

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957) Rosses Point, Salute/Farewell to Rosses Point Oil on panel, 23 x 35.5cm (9 x 14'') Signed; inscribed verso Provenance: Sold by the artist to Dr. Somerville Large, 1946; private collection. Literature: Hilary Pyle, Catalogue Raisonne of the Oil Paintings, Volume II

Lot #: 40

Estimate: €120,000 - €160,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) View of Rostrevor from Omeath with the 'Ross Monument' against the Backdrop of the Mournes Watercolour, 24.5 x 34.5cm (9¾ x 13½'') Signed Provenance: Collection of the Late Dr E. Thompson, formerly of Bertha House, Belfast Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) View of

Lot #: 41

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) Cavehill and Old Lagan Bridge, Belfast Watercolour, 23.6 x 35cm (9¼ x 13¾'') Signed Provenance: Collection of the Late Dr E. Thompson, formerly of Bertha House, Belfast Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) Cavehill and Old Lagan Bridge, Belfast Watercolour, 23.6 x 35cm (9¼ x

Lot #: 43

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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James Howard Burgess (1817-1890) A View of the North Antrim Coast with Dunluce Castle Watercolour, 23.5 x 52.5cm (9¼ x 20¾'') Signed Provenance: Collection of the Late Dr E. Thompson, formerly of Bertha House, Belfast James Howard Burgess (1817-1890) A View of the North Antrim Coast with Dunluce

Lot #: 46

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) From the East, Bay of Port Noffer; the 'Loom', 'Giant's Causeway' and the 'Stookings' Watercolour, 21.5 x 34.2cm (8½ x 13½'') Signed; with detailed inscription by unknown hand Provenance: Collection of the Late Dr E. Thompson, formerly of Bertha House, Belfast Andrew

Lot #: 47

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) The 'Loom' at the Giant's Causeway, Rocks called 'The Stookings' Beyond Watercolour, 17.7 x 25cm (7 x 9¾'') Signed; with detailed inscription by unknown hand Provenance: Collection of the Late Dr E. Thompson, formerly of Bertha House, Belfast Andrew Nicholl RHA

Lot #: 48

Estimate: €600 - €800

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) View of Belfast Looking South towards the Mournes Watercolour, 25.5 x 39.3cm (10 x 18'') Signed indistinctly lower right Provenance: Collection of the Late Dr E. Thompson, formerly of Bertha House, Belfast Andrew Nicholl RHA (1804-1886) View of Belfast Looking South

Lot #: 49

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Walter Frederick Osborne (1859 -1903) The Pump of St Nicholas, Antwerp Oil on Canvas, 45 x 32cm (17¾ x 12½'') Signed 'F.W. Osborne' on the stretcher J.D. Spense Picture Frame Makers label verso. Provenance: Collection of Mr Hanna (of Fred Hanna's Bookshop) who purchased the painting from Orgel & Co

Lot #: 50

Estimate: €70,000 - €100,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Walter Frederick Osborne RHA ROI (1859-1903) Portrait of a Girl Pencil, 14 x 11cm (5� x 4�'') Provenance: Collection of Miss Violet Stockley, sale 'Trentham', Foxrock, Prof. Doyle, July 1977, where purchased; Collection of Antoinette & Patrick J. Murphy Walter Frederick Osborne RHA ROI (1859-1903

Lot #: 51

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Walter Frederick Osborne RHA ROI (1859-1903) Girl Sitting Selling Ducks Pencil, 15.5 x 25cm (6 x 9�") Inscribed � Provenance: Collection of Miss Violet Stockley, sale 'Trentham', Foxrock, Prof. Doyle, July 1977, where purchased; Collection of Antoinette & Patrick J. Murphy. � � Walter Frederick

Lot #: 52

Estimate: €200 - €300

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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George Russell AE (1867-1935) Portrait of Osborn Bergin, Celtic Scholar Pastel, 29.5 x 22.5cm (11½ x 8¾") Signed with initials AE Provenance: Sale, these rooms, c.1974; Collection of Antoinette & Patrick J. Murphy George Russell AE (1867-1935) Portrait of Osborn Bergin, Celtic Scholar Pastel, 29.5 x

Lot #: 53

Estimate: €400 - €600

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Sarah Purser HRHA (1848-1943) The Artist's Mother Pencil, 10.5 x 6cm (4 x 2¼'') Signed with monogram Provenance: With Gorry Gallery, label verso. Exhibited: 'Sarah Purser: Drawings and Watercolours', Gorry Gallery, 21st May - 3rd June 1993. Sarah Purser HRHA (1848-1943) The Artist's Mother Pencil

Lot #: 54

Estimate: €300 - €500

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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William John Leech RHA ROI (1881-1968) Self Portrait with Window and Table Oil on board, 50 x 38cm (19¾ x 15'') Signed Provenance: Taylor Label on back. Listed as No.5 “Self-portrait with window and table” in the list compiled by Leo Smith of paintings by W.J.Leech in his studio at Clandon, 5

Lot #: 55

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Christopher Campbell (1908 - 1972) The Forgotten Man Oil on board, 75 x 75cm (29½ x 29½") Inscribed on artist's label verso with name, address, title and priced £50 Born in Dublin Campbell studied art at the Metropolitan School of Art under Patrick Tuohy along with his brother Laurence who became a

Lot #: 56

Estimate: €600 - €1,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Patrick Pye RHA (1929-2018) Easter Triptych Pastel and charcoal on card, 31 x 42cm (12¼ x 16½") Signed Provenance: Collection of Antoinette & Patrick J. Murphy; Private Collection Exhibited: RHA Dublin, 'Patrick Pye Retrospective' Patrick Pye RHA (1929-2018) Easter Triptych Pastel and charcoal on

Lot #: 59

Estimate: €800 - €1,200

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Daniel O'Neill (1920-1974) Cold Spring Morning, Donegal Oil on board, 50 x 60.5cm (19¾ x 23¾'') Signed; inscribed verso Daniel O’Neill was, predominantly, a self-taught artist. In most circumstances, the lack of a formal education is seen as a trial to overcome but, here, it can be viewed as a

Lot #: 61

Estimate: €20,000 - €30,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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Jane O'Malley (b.1944) Country Doorway and Blackbird, St. Martin's Mixed media on board, 30 x 40cm (11¾ x 15¾'') Signed, inscribed and dated 1976 Provenance: With Hillsboro Fine Art, label verso. Jane O'Malley (b.1944) Country Doorway and Blackbird, St. Martin's Mixed media on board, 30 x 40cm (11¾

Lot #: 66

Estimate: €1,000 - €1,500

Date: 29 Sep 2021

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George Campbell RHA (1917-1979) Irish Musicians Oil on board, 61 x 45cm (24 x 17¾'') Signed A gifted visual artist, George Campbell was also a fine musician. Most famously, perhaps, he became a proficient Flamenco guitarist during his time in Spain. His musical ability was an aspect of his questing

Lot #: 67

Estimate: €10,000 - €15,000

Date: 29 Sep 2021