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  • YEATS TOPS A SUCCESSFUL EVENING AT WHYTE’S

    Discovery by Jack B Yeats made €380,000 at hammer

    Top lots at Whyte’s sale of Important Irish Art in Dublin this evening included: Discovery 1952 by Jack B. Yeats (€380,000 at hammer €473,000 gross); Paul Henry – A Village in the West 1916-17 (€280,000 at hammer); Sir John Lavery’s Miss Alice Fulton at Paisley Lawn Tennis Club 1889 (€95,000 at hammer); Louis le Brocquy – Image of Samuel Beckett 1982 (€100,000); Mary Swanzy – In the Window 1920’s (€90,000 at hammer); The Fourth Estate 1945 by Jack B Yeats (€85,000 at hammer) and William Scott – One Pear 1979 (€60,000 at hammer). The sale grossed over €2 million with 80% of lots sold. It is expected that another 10% will sell by private treaty in post auction sales.

    In the Window by Mary Swanzy made €90,000 at hammer.

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