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Jack B. Yeats, R.H.A.

Rocks Near Ballycastle, Co. Mayo

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

24,000 to - 32,000 GBP

Property from the Collection of Sir Michael Smurfit

Jack B. Yeats, R.H.A.

Jack B. Yeats, R.H.A.

Rocks Near Ballycastle, Co. Mayo

Rocks Near Ballycastle, Co. Mayo

Estimate:

24,000 to - 32,000 GBP

Lot sold:

25,200

GBP

Property from the Collection of Sir Michael Smurfit

Jack B. Yeats, R.H.A.

1871 - 1957

Rocks Near Ballycastle, Co. Mayo


signed JACK B. YEATS (lower right); also signed and titled (on a label attached to the reverse); further titled (on the reverse)

oil on board

unframed: 23 by 35.5cm.; 9 by 14in.

framed: 35.5 by 47cm.; 14 by 18½in.

Executed in 1909.

The board appears sound and the work in very good overall condition. Surface appears slightly dirty. Some light surface scratches along lower edge, probably in line with artist's working method. Under ultraviolet light there appear to be no signs of retouching. Held in a wood frame under glass; unexamined out of frame. Please contact charlie.minter@sothebys.com if you have any questions regarding the present work.


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Sold at the exhibition in 1919
John A. Costello, Dublin
Sir Michael Smurfit, Dublin
Hilary Pyle, Jack B. Yeats – A Biography, Routledge & Kegan Paul, London, 1970, illustrated no. 4 (titled Ballycastle Bay) [n.p.]
Hilary Pyle, Jack B Yeats - A Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, Andre Deutsch, London, 1992, vol. I, no. 7, p. 8
Hilary Pyle, Jack B. Yeats – A Catalogue Raisonné of the Oil Paintings, Andre Deutsch, London, 1992, vol. III, no. 7, p. 251
London, Walker Art Gallery, Pictures of Life in the West of Ireland, 1 - 13 July 1912, no. 19
Dublin, Rotunda Gardens, Aonach na Nodlag, December 1913, no. 362
Dublin, Mills Hall, Pictures of Life in the West of Ireland, 23 February - 7 March 1914, no. 2
London, Little Art Rooms, Drawings and Pictures of Life in the West of Ireland, 31 May - 21 June 1919