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    DUBLIN VIEWING NOW ON MORGAN O’DRISCOLL IRISH AND INTERNATIONAL SALE

    Friday, October 22nd, 2021
    DONALD TESKEY (B.1956) – Fog Latitude

    There is art by Paul Henry, Sean Scully, Francis Bacon, Banksy, John Behan, Bridget Riley and many more Irish and international artists at Morgan O’Driscoll’s sale of Irish and International Art on October 26. Viewing for this evening auction gets underway at the RDS and continues right over the Bank Holiday weekend. The catalogue is online. Fog Latitude by Donald Teskey is estimated at 15,000-25,000.

    VIEWINGS FOR MORGAN O’DRISCOLL’S IRISH AND INTERNATIONAL SALE

    Thursday, October 14th, 2021
    JOHN SHINNORS (B.1950) – Edward Delaney Sculpture, Road to Carraroe (2005)

    This oil on canvas by John Shinnors is lot 25 at Morgan O’Driscoll’s Irish and International online art sale on Tuesday October 25. It is estimated at 5,000-7,000. The sale goes on view at Morgan O’Driscoll’s offices in Skibbereen, Co. Cork from October 15-17. This will be followed by Dublin viewings at the RDS from October 22-25.

    PAUL HENRY HIGHLIGHT AT MORGAN O’DRISCOLL ART SALE

    Thursday, October 7th, 2021
    PAUL HENRY RHA (1876-1958) – Turf Stacks in Connemara

    Turf Stacks in Connemara by Paul Henry will be a highlight at Morgan O’Driscoll’s Irish and International online art sale on October 26. Measuring just 14″ x 16.1″ it is estimated at €120,000-160,000. The catalogue for this sale of 145 lots is online and it will be on view in Skibbereen from October 15-17 and in Dublin at the Minerva Suite at the RDS from October 22-25.

    OFF THE WALL IRISH ART AUCTION BY MORGAN O’DRISCOLL

    Monday, September 20th, 2021

    Citadel (2021) is the title of this piece by the Emly, Co. Tipperary based abstract artist Michael Hales. It comes up as lot 58 at Morgan O’Driscoll’s Off the Wall online art auction today with an estimate of 800-1,200. The catalogue is online and the sale kicks off at 6.30 pm. UPDATE: THIS MADE 900 AT HAMMER

    MORE FROM MR BRAINWASH AT MORGAN O’DRISCOLL SALE

    Wednesday, September 15th, 2021

    Everyday Life (2019) by the French born Los Angeles based street artist known as Mr. Brainwash exhorting us all to: “Follow Your Dreams” was the top lot at Morgan O’Driscoll’s online art sale on September 13. It made 16,000 at hammer. Another work from the artist features in the current online sale of affordable art by Morgan O’Driscoll which runs to September 20. Brainwash Spray, a unique screenprint on paper, has an estimate of €1,500-€2,500. The sale offers a wide variety of affordable art and sculpture by artists like Liam Belton, Norman Teeling, Stephen Cullen, Liam Treacy, Michael Foley, John Coen and many more. The catalogue is online now.

    MR. BRAINWASH (B.1966) – Brainwash Spray (2016). UPDATE: THIS MADE 3,800 AT HAMMER

    A BLACKSHAW HORSE OR DO YOU WANT TO FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS

    Friday, September 10th, 2021
    BASIL BLACKSHAW HRHA RUA (1932-2016) – Horse

    Horse paintings by Basil Blackshaw usually attract plenty of interest. This one comes up as Lot 21 at Morgan O’Driscolls Irish art online auction which runs until the evening of September 13. The oil on board measures 12″ x 14″ and is estimated at 4,000-6,000. There is an Emer Gallery, Belfast label on the back. The sale offers a wide variety of art and sculpture including Everyday Life (2019) by the French born Los Angeles based street artist known as Mr. Brainwash exhorting us all to: “Follow Your Dreams”.

    UPDATE: THE BLACKSHAW MADE 4,000 AT HAMMER, EVERYDAY LIFE BY MR. BRAINWASH MADE 16,000 AT HAMMER

    AN ONLINE SALE OF IRISH ART BY MORGAN O’DRISCOLL

    Monday, September 6th, 2021
    SEAN MCSWEENEY HRHA (1935-2018) – The Red Road. UPDATE: THIS MADE 3,800 AT HAMMER

    THE Red Road by Sean McSweeney comes up as lot 12 at Morgan O’Driscoll’s online art sale, which runs until September 13 with an estimate of €2,000-3,000. The auction features more than 220 lots of art and sculpture by artists ranging from William Crozier and Kenneth Maguire to Kenneth Webb and Pauline Bewick. There is sculpture by John Behan, Imogen Stuart, Patrick O’Reilly, Melanie le Brocquy, Michael Foley and others.

    IRISH ART ONLINE AUCTION BY MORGAN O’DRISCOLL

    Thursday, August 5th, 2021

    More than 400 lots will come under the hammer at Morgan O’Driscoll’s online sale of affordable Irish art on August 9. Among them are Still Life with Poppies, an oil on board by David French le Roy. Lot 5 is estimated at €800-€1,200.

    David French le Roy – Still Life with Poppies II. UPDATE: THIS MADE 2,800 AT HAMMER

    YOUGHAL, CO. CORK BY NORAH McGUINNESS AT ONLINE SALE

    Sunday, August 1st, 2021
    Youghal, Co. Cork by Norah McGuinness. UPDATE: THIS MADE 3,800 AT HAMMER

    The Cubist influence is apparent in Norah McGuinness’s painting of Youghal, Co. Cork which comes up as lot number 2 at Morgan O’Driscoll’s online sale next Tuesday evening.  The medium is gouache, the painting measures 14″ x 18.3″ and it is estimated at €1,500-€2,500. Born in Co. Londonderry Norah McGuinness studied at the Dublin Metropolitan School of Art and Chelsea Polytechnic. She worked in Dublin as an illustrator and stage designer in the 1920’s and went to Paris on the advice of Mainie Jellett in 1929 to study with Andre Lhote.  In the 1930’s McGuinness lived and worked in London and New York before returning to Ireland in 1939 and settling in Dublin.  Associated in Ireland with the modern movement in Ireland she  helped found the Irish Exhibition of Living Art.

    This high summer season sale of 256 lots runs until next Tuesday evening (August 3).   From an etching by Sean Scully to a landscape by James Arthur O’Connor the choice is wide and designed to suit all tastes. A brooding Co. Down landscape by Dan O’Neill stands in sharp contrast to a photo realist work by Eileen Meagher of the Erriff River at Delphi in Co. Mayo. There is work by Kenneth Webb, Pauline Bewick, Patrick Scott, Percy French, Mark O’Neill, Barrie Cooke, Mildred Anne Butler and many more acclaimed Irish artists and sculptors.

    ONLINE SALE OF IRISH ART BY MORGAN O’DRISCOLL ON VIEW

    Tuesday, July 27th, 2021
    William Percy French (1854-1920) – Sunset in Mayo. UPDATE: THIS MADE 5,600 AT HAMMER

    Sunset in Mayo, a watercolour by the noted songwriter and painter Percy French, is lot 30 at Morgan O’Driscoll’s online sale of Irish art which runs until August 3. The estimate is €4,000-€6,000. There are 256 lots on offer in a sale designed to suit all tastes. The many visitors to west Cork right now will have an opportunity to view this sale in person at Morgan O’Driscoll’s offices in Skibbereen. There will be in person viewing right over the August Bank Holiday weekend. The sale is on view from 11 am to 5 pm from July 30 to August 2 and from 11 am to 3 pm on the day of the auction.