24 October 2016

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THE SCOURGE OF THE GULPH, JAMES FLAUNTY, 1903 and DESIGNED BOOKPLATE
THE SCOURGE OF THE GULPH, JAMES FLAUNTY, 1903 and DESIGNED BOOKPLATE
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 154

Published Estimate: €600-800

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed in plate
  • Medium: first edition hand-coloured printed booklets; (2); monochrome book plate; (1)
  • Dimensions: 9¼ x 6¼in. (23½ x 15.88cm)
  • Provenance
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Sizes: booklets 7 by 4.25 inches, plate 5 by 3.5 inches. Housed in a quarter morocco clamshell box. The Scourge of the Gulph, first edition, Elkin Matthews 1903; James Flaunty, or Terror On The Western Seas, first edition, Elkin Matthews, London 1901, uncut; book plate shows a pirate on ship named Madeline Jones.

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A BROADSIDE [ELEVEN ISSUES] and THE BALLAD SINGER
A BROADSIDE [ELEVEN ISSUES] and THE BALLAD SINGER
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 155

Published Estimate: €350-400

Price Realised: €350

  • Signature
  • Medium: A Broadside; (11); hand-coloured print; (1)
  • Dimensions: 11½ x 9in. (29.21 x 22.86cm)
  • Provenance
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • A Broadside 6th year (1913-1914) numbers 3, 5, 8, 10 and 12; 1935, New Series, numbers 4, 8, 9, 10 and 11; and 'The Ballad Singer', hand-coloured print.

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A BROADSIDE, NOVEMBER 1913 [THE COOLUN] and APRIL 1914 [THE GREEN LINNET] (A PAIR)
A BROADSIDE, NOVEMBER 1913 [THE COOLUN] and APRIL 1914 [THE GREEN LINNET] (A PAIR)
Jack Butler Yeats RHA (1871-1957)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 156

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €0


THE EIRE PAGE OR SAINT BRIGID'S DREAM, 1922
THE EIRE PAGE OR SAINT BRIGID'S DREAM, 1922
Art O'Murnaghan (1875-1953)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 157

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €540

  • Signature: signed and dated [1944]
  • Medium: engraving; (1); illustrated manuscript letter; (1)
  • Dimensions: 9 x 7in. (22.86 x 17.78cm)
  • Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist by Mr Michael Glanville; Private collection
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • A print of the 'Éire Page' signed in pencil by Art O'Murnaghan and dated 1944, framed. This page, part of the unpublished Leabhar na hAisírghe (Book of the Resurrection), is believed to have been printed by O'Murnaghan and sold in order to raise funds for his book project. The print consists of Celtic filigree designs with insets of birds in volutes of initial E in Éire, overlaid on a list of Ireland's names and text shown through windows in the ornamental panels. Together with an illustrated manuscript letter (27 June 1944) from O'Murnaghan to Michael Glanville, the original purchaser. The 'Book of Resurrection' formed part of 'The Easter Rising: Understanding 1916' exhibition at the National Museum, Collins Barracks, Dublin.

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SELF PORTRAIT, 1936
SELF PORTRAIT, 1936
Harry Kernoff RHA (1900-1974)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 158

Published Estimate: €1,500-2,000

Price Realised: €2100

  • Signature: signed and dated lower right
  • Medium: chalk on tinted paper
  • Dimensions: 17¾ x 14¾in. (45.09 x 37.47cm)
  • Provenance: Acquired from the artist's sister
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  • Literature
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COLLECTION OF 11 PORTRAITS OF ABBEY THEATRE ACTORS, POETS AND WRITERS [1920s-1970s] and OTHER GENTLEMEN
COLLECTION OF 11 PORTRAITS OF ABBEY THEATRE ACTORS, POETS AND WRITERS [1920s-1970s] and OTHER GENTLEMEN
Harry Kernoff RHA (1900-1974)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 159

Published Estimate: €6,000-8,000

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: each signed; variously inscribed and dated; most with sitters’ names in a later hand on reverse
  • Medium: pastel; (11)
  • Dimensions: 15 x 12in. (38.10 x 30.48cm)
  • Provenance: Apollo Gallery, Dublin; Private collection
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Average size given. All framed. Sitters include: Hugh McDiarmuid (1892-1978) Frank O'Connor (1903-1966) Lennox Robinson (1886-1958) Donagh McDonagh (1912-1968) Brinsley McNamara (1890-1963) Denis Johnston (1901-1984) John Jordon (1930-1988) Other inscriptions include Gabriel Fallon, Jim Fitzgerald, John McCormack.

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THIRTY-SIX WOODCUTS, 1951
THIRTY-SIX WOODCUTS, 1951
Harry Kernoff RHA (1900-1974)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 160

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €340

  • Signature: signed and numbered in red ink on title page
  • Medium: limited edition book; (no. 126 from an edition of 400)
  • Dimensions: 10¼ x 8¼in. (26.04 x 20.96cm)
  • Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist
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THIRTY-SIX WOODCUTS, 1951
THIRTY-SIX WOODCUTS, 1951
Harry Kernoff RHA (1900-1974)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 161

Published Estimate: €600-800

Price Realised: €1050

  • Signature: signed and numbered in red ink on title page; signed in green ink below each of the 30 images
  • Medium: limited edition book; (no. 189 from an edition of 400)
  • Dimensions: 10 x 8½in. (25.40 x 21.59cm)
  • Provenance: Acquired directly from the artist
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Originally Thirty-Six Woodcuts, edited in manuscript by the artist. Six woodcuts have been removed.

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THE BARB
THE BARB
Sir John Lavery RA RSA RHA (1856-1941)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 162

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €360

  • Signature: signed lower right; numbered lower left; with label affixed verso detailing the edition number
  • Medium: engraving; (no. 150 from an edition of 160)
  • Dimensions: 7¼ x 5½in. (18.42 x 13.97cm)
  • Provenance
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Sheet size: 12.5 by 8.25in

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A LADY IN BLACK - MISS ESTHER MCLAREN
A LADY IN BLACK - MISS ESTHER MCLAREN
Sir John Lavery RA RSA RHA (1856-1941)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 163

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed lower right; numbered lower left; with label affixed verso detailing the edition number
  • Medium: engraving; (no. 150 from an edition of 160)
  • Dimensions: 7¼ x 5¾in. (18.42 x 14.61cm)
  • Provenance
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Sheet size: 12.5 by 8.5in.

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LADY EVELYN FARQUHAR
LADY EVELYN FARQUHAR
Sir John Lavery RA RSA RHA (1856-1941)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 164

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €250

  • Signature: signed lower right; numbered lower left; with label affixed verso detailing the edition number
  • Medium: engraving; (no. 150 from an edition of 160)
  • Dimensions: 8 x 5¼in. (20.32 x 13.34cm)
  • Provenance
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Sheet size: 13 by 8.25in.

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MARY IN GREEN
MARY IN GREEN
Sir John Lavery RA RSA RHA (1856-1941)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 165

Published Estimate: €300-400

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed lower right; numbered lower left; with label affixed verso detailing the edition number
  • Medium: engraving; (no. 150 from an edition of 160)
  • Dimensions: 7¾ x 5¼in. (19.69 x 13.34cm)
  • Provenance
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Sheet size: 12.75 by 8.25in.

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LOUVIERES HALLUIN
LOUVIERES HALLUIN
  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 166

Published Estimate: €150-200

Price Realised: €100


KILLARNEY LAKES
KILLARNEY LAKES
Bartholomew Colles Watkins RHA (1833-1891)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 167

Published Estimate: €1,000-1,500

Price Realised: €1000


COASTAL SCENE
COASTAL SCENE
Thomas Walmsley (1763-1806)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 168

Published Estimate: €600-800

Price Realised: €0


COASTAL SCENE
COASTAL SCENE
John Faulkner RHA (1835-1894)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 169

Published Estimate: €400-600

Price Realised: €0


RIVER SCENE
RIVER SCENE
T. Hampson Jones (1846-1916)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 170

Published Estimate: €400-600

Price Realised: €0


BEACH SCENE
BEACH SCENE
Gladys Wynne (1876-1968)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 171

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €0


COASTAL SCENE
COASTAL SCENE
F. Thornley 

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 172

Published Estimate: €100-200

Price Realised: €0


COUNTRY PATH WITH FIGURE WALKING
COUNTRY PATH WITH FIGURE WALKING
Edmund John Niemann (British, 1813-1876)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 173

Published Estimate: €400-600

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed lower left
  • Medium: oil on board
  • Dimensions: 11½ x 17½in. (29.21 x 44.45cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
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SUN THROUGH CLOUD
SUN THROUGH CLOUD
Violet McAdoo (1896-1961)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 174

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed lower right; inscribed on label on reverse
  • Medium: watercolour
  • Dimensions: 10 x 14¼in. (25.40 x 36.20cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Born in Cookstown, Co. Tyrone, Violet McAdoo studied at the Belfast College of Art and the RCA, London, whence she graduated in 1927. She returned to Northern Ireland and supported herself through teaching as well as exhibiting with the RHA, WCSI, the Living Artists exhibitions, and the Ulster Academy of which she was at one time vice-president. Examples of her work hang in the Royal Ulster Academy and the Ulster Museum, Belfast.

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ON THE SANDHILLS, 1947
ON THE SANDHILLS, 1947
Violet McAdoo (1896-1961)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 175

Published Estimate: €100-150

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed and dated lower left; initialed and titled on reverse
  • Medium: watercolour
  • Dimensions: 10¼ x 14½in. (26.04 x 36.83cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Born in Cookstown, Co. Tyrone, Violet McAdoo studied at the Belfast College of Art and the RCA, London, whence she graduated in 1927. She returned to Northern Ireland and supported herself through teaching as well as exhibiting with the RHA, WCSI, the Living Artists exhibitions, and the Ulster Academy of which she was at one time vice-president. Examples of her work hang in the Royal Ulster Academy and the Ulster Museum, Belfast.

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AUTUMN SCENE, WOMAN READING IN WOODLAND
AUTUMN SCENE, WOMAN READING IN WOODLAND
John MacWhirter RA HRSA (1839-1911)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 176

Published Estimate: €400-600

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: signed lower right
  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • Dimensions: 12 x 18½in. (30.48 x 46.99cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
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  • Literature
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THE RUINS OF AN ABBEY (A PAIR)
THE RUINS OF AN ABBEY (A PAIR)
Henry Calton Maguire (1790-1854)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 177

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €0

  • Signature: one signed in pencil lower right; with provenance on reverse
  • Medium: gouache
  • Dimensions: 8 x 12in. (20.32 x 30.48cm)
  • Provenance: 'The Irish Sale', Sotheby's, 22 May 1997, lot 193; Private collection
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Of equal size, framed uniformly. Maguire was born in Cavan in 1790. He went early in life to London, where he worked both as a painter and a writer. He was for many years editor of The Connoisseur and the Journal of the Fine Arts. He died in October or November, 1854. See Strickland Vol. II., p.85. The National Portrait Gallery, London includes three lithographs by the artist of Paul John Bedford; John Lawrence Toole, General Tom Thumb and Agnes Elsworthy.

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FARM SCENE WITH GOATS, c.1920s
FARM SCENE WITH GOATS, c.1920s
Lancelot Bayly (1869-1952)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 178

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €200

  • Signature: signed and dated lower left, date partially obscured by the mount
  • Medium: watercolour
  • Dimensions: 9¼ x 14¾in. (23½ x 37.47cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Born at Bayly Farm, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary, he was educated in England and Germany. Bayly began exhibiting in 1910 with the WCSI, showing over a hundred works there over the next decades. (See Snoddy, pages 30-31).

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THE WHISSENDINE BROOK RUNS DEEP AND WIDE
THE WHISSENDINE BROOK RUNS DEEP AND WIDE
Charles 'Snaffles' Johnson Payne (1884-1867)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 179

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €300


TO MARKET
TO MARKET
Thomas Rowlandson (1756-1827)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 180

Published Estimate: €100-200

Price Realised: €240

  • Signature: signed with initials lower left, inscribed with the artist's name in a later hand on the mount and with title in a later hand on reverse
  • Medium: ink
  • Dimensions: 2¾ x 2¾in. (6.99 x 6.99cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
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PORTRAIT OF A FRENCH NOBLEMAN
PORTRAIT OF A FRENCH NOBLEMAN
In the style of François Clouet (c.1510-1572)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 181

Published Estimate: €2,000-3,000

Price Realised: €0


PORTRAIT OF TURLOUGH CAROLAN
PORTRAIT OF TURLOUGH CAROLAN
After R.B. Armstrong  

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 182

Published Estimate: €1,500-2,000

Price Realised: €1500


PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, 1853
PORTRAIT OF A GENTLEMAN, 1853
Edward Hayes RHA (1797-1864)

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 183

Published Estimate: €300-500

Price Realised: €300

  • Signature: signed, dated and inscribed [Dublin] lower right
  • Medium: watercolour
  • Dimensions: 13½ x 10¼in. (34.29 x 26.04cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
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  • Literature
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PORTRAITS OF WOMEN (A PAIR)
PORTRAITS OF WOMEN (A PAIR)
 19th Century Irish School 

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 184

Published Estimate: €200-300

Price Realised: €320


GROUP OF THREE BOYS
GROUP OF THREE BOYS
 18th/19th Century English School 

Auction Date / Lot No.: 24 October 2016 / 185

Published Estimate: €60-80

Price Realised: €75

  • Signature: with various labels on reverse
  • Medium: oil on panel
  • Dimensions: 9 x 6in. (22.86 x 15.24cm)
  • Provenance: Collection of George & Maura McClelland
  • Exhibited
  • Literature
  • Labels on the reverse suggest a connection to The Fight Interrupted, 1816 by William Mulready RA (1786-1863) in the collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London and to the collection of British Fine Art Dealer Edmund Bates.

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