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    SCOTT, YEATS, BLACKSHAW AND LE BROCQUY AT DE VERES

    Thursday, March 16th, 2017

    Works by William Scott, Jack B. Yeats, Basil Blackshaw and Louis le Brocquy will be among the highlights at de Veres first art auction of 2017 on April 4.  The 160 lots include works from private collections which are fresh to the market. The catalogue cover lot is a 1973 Still Life by William Scott and it is estimated at 60,000-90,000. From the Woods Shadow by Yeats depicts a boy in the Phoenix Park. It is estimated at 80,000-120,000. A brace of paintings by Basil Blackshaw, Jack’s House I and 2, are individually estimated at 25,000-35,000.  There is a similar estimate on a tapestry by le Brocquy entitled Eden.   The first half of the sale is dedicated to the collection of the late Michael Carroll OF AIB, who bought much of his collection at the Dawson Gallery and the Taylor Galleries.  The auction goes on view at the Taylor Galleries, Kildare St. from April 1 and the venue for the sale is the Royal College of Physicians on Kildare St.  The catalogue is online. Here is a small selection:

    William Scott CBE RA, 1913-1989
    STILL LIFE (1973)

    Basil Blackshaw HRHA, RUA , 1932-2016
    JACK’S HOUSE (BLUE)

    Jack B. Yeats RHA, 1871-1957
    FROM THE WOODS SHADOW (1953)

    Louis le Brocquy HRHA 1916-2012
    EDEN, 1951 (AKA Womans Heel)

    SCOTT AND YEATS AT CHRISTIE’S MODERN BRITISH AND IRISH SALE

    Friday, June 5th, 2015
    William Scott, R.A. (1913-1989) Still Life

    William Scott, R.A. (1913-1989) Still Life  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR £362,500

    A William Scott Still Life will highlight Irish entries at Christie’s Modern British and Irish Art evening sale in London on June 25.  It is estimated at £150,000-250,000.  The 40 lot auction is headed by Dame Barbara Hepworth’s Two Forms with White (Greek) estimated at £1.3 to 1.8 million. There are works by L.S. Lowry, Sir Stanley Spencer, Ben Nicholson, Sir Peter Blake, Patrick Caulfield and Mark Gertler.  Estimates for this sale range from £20,000 to £1.3 million.

    The day sale on June 26  features two works by Yeats, The Light of the Town (£40,000-60,000) and The Tops of the Mountains (£20,000-30,000).  There are 146 works in this sale with estimates starting at just £1,500.

    Jack Butler Yeats, R.H.A. (1871-1957) The Light of Towns

    Jack Butler Yeats, R.H.A. (1871-1957)
    The Light of Towns UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR £67,300

    Jack Butler Yeats, R.H.A. (1871-1957) The Tops of the Mountains

    Jack Butler Yeats, R.H.A. (1871-1957)
    The Tops of the Mountains  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR £25,000

    SCOTT, LE BROCQUY, F.E. MCWILLIAM AT ADAMS

    Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

    William Scott, Louis le Brocquy, F.E. McWilliam, John Behan, Paul Henry, Jack Yeats, William Conor, Camille Souter and John Luke are among the artists and sculptors to feature at the James Adam sale of Important Irish Art in Dublin on May 27.    The catalogue features 166 works. Here is a small selection:

    Louis le Brocquy HRHA (1916-2012)Figures in a Tudor Garden (10,000-15,000).

    Louis le Brocquy HRHA (1916-2012) Figures in a Tudor Garden (10,000-15,000). UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 10,000 AT HAMMER

    William Scott RA (1913-1989) Still Life (1974) Gouache on paper (10,000-15,000).

    William Scott RA (1913-1989) Still Life (1974) Gouache on paper (10,000-15,000).  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 11,000 AT HAMMER

    Frederick E. McWilliam RA (1909-1992)Box One (1969) (Girl Series) Bronze (8,000-12,000).

    Frederick E. McWilliam RA (1909-1992) Box One (1969) (Girl Series) Bronze (8,000-12,000).  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 8,000 AT HAMMER

    Stephen McKenna PRHA (b.1939) Landscape Sculpture (1990) (5,000-8,000).

    Stephen McKenna PRHA (b.1939) Landscape Sculpture (1990) (5,000-8,000).   UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 5,500

    Mary Swanzy HRHA (1882-1978)Cubist Landscape (8,000-12,000).

    Mary Swanzy HRHA (1882-1978) Cubist Landscape (8,000-12,000).  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 20,000

    Paul Henry RHA (1876-1958). Cloudscape with Bird in a Thorn Tree (4,000-6,000).

    Paul Henry RHA (1876-1958). Cloudscape with Bird in a Thorn Tree (4,000-6,000).  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 6,200 AT HAMMER

    William Conor RHA PRUA OBE (1884-1968) Chair-o-planes (6,000-8,000).

    William Conor RHA PRUA OBE (1884-1968) Chair-o-planes (6,000-8,000).  UPDATE: THIS SOLD FOR 6,000