James Adam’s Sale – Works of Art from the Bank of Ireland Collection – Weds.24th November

Adam’s,

26 St.Stephen’s Green, Dublin.2.

Tel: (0 1) 676 0261 Fax: (01) 662 4725

info@adams.ie http://www.adams.ie

WORKS OF ART FROM

THE BANK OF IRELAND COLLECTION

Auction: Wednesday 24th November, 2010 at 6pm

At: James Adam Salerooms,

26 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2

Catalogue  €20.00

FREE to  download  at http://www.adams.ie/documents/BankofIrelandWeb.pdf

Full sale viewing at 26 St. Stephen’s Green:

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st November 2pm – 5pm

Monday 22nd & Tuesday 23rd November 9.30am – 5pm

Wednesday 24th (day of sale) 9.30am – 4pm

Anybody whose anybody of the Irish Art World features in this sale – Paul Henry,  Tony O’Malley, Robert Ballagh, Markey Robinson, Nathaniel Hone, Norah McGuinness, Maurice Wilks, Sean Keating, Patrick Collins, Nano Reid, Douglas Alexander, Mainie Jellet, Camille Souter, Michael Warren,  Maurice MacGonigal, Louis le Brocquy, Cecil King . An outstanding work, to me anyway, is “Fire at the Royal Arcade, College Green, Dublin” (1837) by William Sadler II (c.1782 – 1839). Once again, in the bargain end of the sale are some superb Irish watercolours by Frank Egginton RCA (1908-1990) estimated at a paltry €1,000/1,500!

The catalogue itself is a collector’s item and is packed with information about the paintings, artists and provenances of the various works.

 

Robert Ballagh Woman with Barnett Newman, 1972 Est: €40,000 - 60,000

 

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