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John Butler Yeats
FOUR SKETCHBOOKS
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
50
John Butler Yeats
FOUR SKETCHBOOKS
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 13,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Yeats: The Family Collection

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John Butler Yeats
1839-1922
FOUR SKETCHBOOKS
two dating from circa 1892, the others 1901 and 1903-04; the c.1892 sketchbooks containing mostly sketches of Susan Yeats and some of Lily and Lolly; one signed on the cover J. B. Yeats; the 1901 sketchbook contains a good portrait of York Powell and another of Andrew Tynan (Katherine Tynan's father), both inscribed in Lily's hand, sketches probably of Lily and Lolly, Susan Yeats and a probable self-portrait; the 1903-04 sketchbook containing mostly sketches of friends, possibly Lily and Lolly and also a sketch according to W. Murphy possibly of Hugh Lane, one small self-portrait caricature inserted within; approx. 100 sketches in total
Quantity: 4
pencil
largest 13 by 18cm., 5 by 7in.
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Yeats: The Family Collection

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London