Property from the Collection of Brian P. Burns
MAURICE JOSEPH MACGONIGAL, P.R.H.A. | FISHING BOATS AT CLOGERHEAD
Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 GBP
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF BRIAN P. BURNS
MAURICE JOSEPH MACGONIGAL, P.R.H.A.
FISHING BOATS AT CLOGERHEAD
oil on board
31 by 41cm., 12 by 16in.
Painted circa 1943.
The board appears to be sound and the work is in good overall condition.
Under ultra-violet light, there appears to be no signs of retouching.
Held in a gilt molded frame, ready to hang.
"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."
Dillon Antiques, Dublin, where purchased by Brian P. Burns in 1981
Dublin, Royal Hibernian Academy, 1943, no.160;
New Haven, Yale Center for British Art, America's Eye: Irish Paintings from the Collection of Brian P. Burns, 25 September 1997 - 4 January 1998