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Paul Henry, R.H.A., R.U.A.

The Great Blasket Island, Kerry

VAT reduced rateArtist's Resale Right

Estimate:

50,000 to - 80,000 GBP

Property from the Collection of Joseph Stephen Cullinan, U.S.A.

Paul Henry, R.H.A., R.U.A.

Paul Henry, R.H.A., R.U.A.

The Great Blasket Island, Kerry

The Great Blasket Island, Kerry

Estimate:

50,000 to - 80,000 GBP

Lot sold:

75,600

GBP

Property from the Collection of Joseph Stephen Cullinan, U.S.A.

Paul Henry, R.H.A., R.U.A.

1876 - 1958

The Great Blasket Island, Kerry


signed PAUL HENRY (lower right)

 oil on board

unframed: 51 by 54.5cm.; 20 by 21½in.

framed: 66 by 70cm.; 26 by 27½in.

Executed circa 1934-35.

The board appears sound and the work in good overall condition. Some horizontal cracks visible in areas of the board. Some spots of surface dirt. Under ultraviolet light there appear to be no signs of retouching. Held in a gilt composite frame. Please email charlie.minter@sothebys.com if you have any questions regarding the present work.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Eaton Galleries, Toronto
James A. Healy, New York, where acquired by J. S. Cullinan circa 1936, and thence by family descent to the present owners
Possibly Toronto, Eaton Galleries, Recent Paintings by Paul Henry, 19 September - 2 October 1936