24 February 2014

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COUNTRY GARDEN
COUNTRY GARDEN
Gladys Wynne (1876-1968)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 203

Published Estimate: €€300-€500

Price Realised: €400


JOURNEY HOME [SCRABO] 1929
JOURNEY HOME [SCRABO] 1929
Joseph William Carey RUA (1859-1937)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 204

Published Estimate: €€600-€800

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed and dated lower left; with location inscribed lower right; titled on Gormley's label on reverse
  • Medium: watercolour over pencil
  • Dimensions: 11 by 17.5in., 27.5 by 43.75cm.
  • Provenance: Gormley's Fine Art, Belfast;Private collection;Garrett O'Connor & Associates, 12 March 2007, lot 277;Private collection
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SAVING THE TURF, DONEGAL and PONY AND TRAP (A PAIR)
SAVING THE TURF, DONEGAL and PONY AND TRAP (A PAIR)
Randolphe Schwabe RWS NEAC (1885-1948)(Scottish

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 205

Published Estimate: €€200-€300

Price Realised: €200

  • Signature: each with Molesworth Gallery label on reverse
  • Medium: watercolour over pen and ink and pencil; (1); pen and ink and wash; (1)
  • Dimensions: 5 by 13.5in., 12.5 by 33.75cm.
  • Provenance: The Artist's Estate, Scotland;with the Molesworth Gallery, Dublin;Private collection
  • Dimensions of second title. 7 by 11ins.

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GUNNERS, c.1916
Charlie Johnson Payne Snaffles"" (British, 1884-1967)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 206

Published Estimate: €€400-€500

Price Realised: €300

  • Signature: signed in pencil in the mount lower left; signed in the plate upper left; titled, inscribed and decorated in the plate in the mount lower centre and lower right respectively
  • Medium: hand-coloured lithographic print
  • Dimensions: 15.75 by 27.5in., 39.375 by 68.75cm.
  • Dimensions given include decorated mount, size excluding mount, 8.5 by 19ins. Note in mount reads: There lay the drivers brother with his 'ead between his 'ells.""

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PORTRAIT OF AMY MAUD STEEL
PORTRAIT OF AMY MAUD STEEL
Sir Gerald Festus Kelly PRA RHA HRSA (1879-1972)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 207

Published Estimate: €€3000-€4000

Price Realised: €0

  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Dimensions: 43 by 35in., 107.5 by 87.5cm.
  • Provenance: Whyte's, 30 April 2007, lot 128;Whence purchased by the present owner
  • ExhibitedPossibly exhibited at the Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 1905, catalogue no. 535 as Portrait of Mrs. S
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HEAD OF JAMES STEPHENS, 1914
HEAD OF JAMES STEPHENS, 1914
Albert Power RHA (1881-1945)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 208

Published Estimate: €€2000-€3000

Price Realised: €1900

  • Signature: signed and dated at base
  • Medium: bronze on black and green marble base
  • Dimensions: 27.5 by 23.75 by 9in., 27.5 by 23.75 by 22.5cm.
  • Provenance: Carrickmines House, 1986;The Collection of Herbert Ball;Private collection
  • Dimensions of marble base: 5.5 by 8.25 by 7.5ins.

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MINIATURE SELF PORTRAIT, 1925 and HUGH LANE AND HIS PICTURES by Thomas Bodkin
MINIATURE SELF PORTRAIT, 1925 and HUGH LANE AND HIS PICTURES by Thomas Bodkin
Sir William Orpen RA RI RHA (1878-1931)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 209

Published Estimate: €€600-€800

Price Realised: €640

  • Signature: the first signed, inscribed and dated
  • Medium: ink on card; (1); limited edition book; (from an edition of 400); (1)
  • Dimensions: 2.5 by 3.75in., 6.25 by 9.375cm.
  • Charming miniature self portrait of Orpen showing head and shoulders. With autographed noted, reads: With love, yours ever, William Orpen, London 1925.Hugh Lane and His Pictures, Pegasus Press, for The Government of The Irish Free State, Dublin, August 1932. Limited to 400 copies, pp.72 plus fifty pages of plates and corresponding text. Half green Morocco over marbled boards, with gilt-titled spine. Top edge also gilt. Book measurements, 12.50 by 9.5ins. (2 items total)"

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COLLECTION OF 18 CHRISTMAS CARDS [c.1930s to 1960s]
COLLECTION OF 18 CHRISTMAS CARDS [c.1930s to 1960s]
Paul Henry RHA (1876-1958) and Mabel Young (1889-1974)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 210

Published Estimate: €€400-€500

Price Realised: €380

  • Signature: variously signed, inscribed and dated by Paul Henry and second wife Mabel Young
  • Medium: prints mounted on greeting cards; (18); (unframed)
  • Dimensions: 7 by 8in., 17.5 by 20cm.
  • Average size given.All but two cards illustrate Paul Henry oils of the West of Ireland, others show a Wicklow landscape by Mabel Young. Mabel Young was the second wife of Paul Henry. The pair spent much of their time together residing happily in Carrigoona Cottage near Kilmacanogue in County Wicklow between the years 1929 and 1950.

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12 WOODCUTS
12 WOODCUTS
Harry Kernoff RHA (1900-1974)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 211

Published Estimate: €€500-€700

Price Realised: €480

  • Signature: signed and numbered on the title page
  • Medium: limited edition book; (no. 35 from an edition of 300)
  • Dimensions: 11.5 by 9in., 28.75 by 22.5cm.
  • Three Candles Press, Dublin, 1944. Limited edition of 300 copies, of which this is no. 35. Quarto; original printed brown boards with linen at spine and corners.

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THE NIGHT BEFORE LARRY WAS STRETCHED, 1984
THE NIGHT BEFORE LARRY WAS STRETCHED, 1984
Hector McDonnell ARUA (b.1947)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 212

Published Estimate: €€200-€300

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed and numbered on editions page; etching signed and numbered in lower margin
  • Medium: limited edition book; (1); (no. 230 from an edition 500); etching; (1); (no. 230 from 300)
  • Dimensions: 8 by 5.25in., 20 by 13.125cm.
  • Blackstaff Press, Belfast, 1984. Signed, limited first edition, hardback publication from an edition of 500 copies of which this is number 230. With introduction by Terence de Vere White and original etching by McDonnell, signed and numbered (no. 230 from 300) laid in. In red and cream linen boards with decorated upper, gilt-titled spine and contained in presentation red linen slipcase.

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THE STRAND RACES: THE START AND THE FINISH (A PAIR)
THE STRAND RACES: THE START AND THE FINISH (A PAIR)
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 213

Published Estimate: €€600-€700

Price Realised: €1000

  • Signature: each signed in the plate lower left
  • Medium: hand-coloured Cuala Press print; (2); (framed uniformly)
  • Dimensions: 5 by 17in., 12.5 by 42.5cm.
  • Literature: Hilary Pyle, The Different Worlds of Jack B. Yeats, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, 1994, p.283/4, cat nos. 2015-2016
  • The original ink and watercolour drawings for these prints date to c.1906 and were exhibited in London in 1913. They were later reproduced in the Dún Emer catalogue, October 1907 and prospectus, May 1908: Cuala Print (4).

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THE MOUNTAIN FARM and THE VILLAGE (A PAIR)
THE MOUNTAIN FARM and THE VILLAGE (A PAIR)
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 214

Published Estimate: €€500-€600

Price Realised: €1250

  • Signature: signed in the plate lower left and lower right respectively
  • Medium: hand-coloured Cuala Press prints; (2); (framed uniformly)
  • Dimensions: 3.5 by 13.5in., 8.75 by 33.75cm.
  • Literature: Pyle, Hilary, The Different World of Jack B. Yeats His Cartoons and Illustrations, Irish Academic Press, Dublin, 1994, pp.285-286 (listed) catalogue nos. 2026 & 2027 (the latter illustrated p.286)
  • The original ink and watercolour drawings for these prints dates to c.1906 and were exhibited in London in 1913. It was later reproduced in the Dún Emer catalogue October 1907 and prospectus, May 1908.

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AUTOGRAPH BOOK INCLUDING VARIOUS MEMBERS OF THE UNITED ARTS CLUB, c.1950-1960s
AUTOGRAPH BOOK INCLUDING VARIOUS MEMBERS OF THE UNITED ARTS CLUB, c.1950-1960s
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 215

Published Estimate: €€300-€500

Price Realised: €1250

  • Dimensions: 4.75 by 7.25in., 11.875 by 18.125cm.
  • Provenance: The Collection of a Former Arts Club Member;Thence by descent to the present owner
  • Among the autographs are: Mayo born Irish opera singer Margaret Burke-Sheridan, co-founders of the Gate Theatre Hilton Edwards and Micheál Mac Liammóir, actress Siobhan McKenna, Patricia Lynch author of The Turfcutter's Donkey, ballerinas from the 1952 Ballet Festival in Dublin and members of the London Festival Ballet including Dame Margot Fonteyn de Arias. Sir Robert Helpmann, Moira Shearer (The Red Shoes) Lennox Robinson, opera singer Stefano, Australian pianist Eileen Joyce, actress Gladys Cooper and personalities from the Dublin Horseshow among others arts and cultural circles.

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THE BALLAD SINGER, THE BOG ROAD and CHRIST'S COMING (SET OF 3)
THE BALLAD SINGER, THE BOG ROAD and CHRIST'S COMING (SET OF 3)
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 February 2014 / 216

Published Estimate: €€200-€300

Price Realised: €320

  • Signature: each signed in the plate
  • Medium: hand-coloured Cuala Press prints; (3); (framed)
  • Dimensions: 8.5 by 6.25in., 21.25 by 15.625cm.
  • Provenance: Dawson Gallery, Dublin; Collection of the late Professor James Lydon, Trinity College, Dublin
  • Literature: Pyle, Hilary, The Different Worlds of Jack B. Yeats. His Cartoons and Illustrations, Irish Academic Press, 1994, p.287, 290 & 293 (catalogue nos. 2033, 2048 and 2073) respectively
  • Dimensions of Christ's Coming 6 by 3.5in (to include text) and The Bog Road 2.75 by 6in. 3 works total.

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