Irish & International Art
9 March 2020
Over €1million sold in Whyte’s first major art sale of 2020
A fine start to the art auction season despite the inclement weather and the imminent threat of plague. Viewing was exceptionally strong and attendance in the room was as high as normal with over 100 present to compete with over 300 bidders on the internet, telephone, and absentees on the auctioneers book.
Highlights included Tadeusz Brzozowski MASTIFF (CWAJNOS) sold for €190,000, Jack Butler Yeats RUSTY GATES, €120,000, Paul Henry THE BOG ROAD, €54,000, Patrick Scott HRHA (1921-2014) DEVICE, and Donald Teskey COASTAL REPORT II. Over 80% of the lots sold.