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John Butler Yeats
PORTRAIT OF GEORGE POLLEXFEN
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
27
John Butler Yeats
PORTRAIT OF GEORGE POLLEXFEN
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 5,000 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Yeats: The Family Collection

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John Butler Yeats
1839-1922
PORTRAIT OF GEORGE POLLEXFEN

Exhibited

Dublin, National Gallery of Ireland, Paintings and Drawings by John Butler Yeats, 1972, no.134

Literature

James White, John Butler Yeats and the Irish Renaissance, Dolmen Press, 1972, fig.8;
Hilary Pyle, Yeats: Portrait of an Artistic Family, London, 1997, p.12, fig.5

Catalogue Note

George Pollexfen was the brother of Susan Yeats and it was through George - JBY's school friend at the Atholl Academy in Sligo - that he was to meet his future wife.  

Yeats: The Family Collection

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London