Patrick Hennessy (Irish, 1915-1980) Clonmacnoise 35.5 x 53.5 cm. (14 x 21 in.)
Lot 83
Patrick Hennessy (Irish, 1915-1980) Clonmacnoise 35.5 x 53.5 cm. (14 x 21 in.)
Sold for £2,760 (US$ 4,639) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Patrick Hennessy (Irish, 1915-1980)
Clonmacnoise
signed 'Hennessy' (lower left)
oil on canvas
35.5 x 53.5 cm. (14 x 21 in.)

Footnotes

  • PROVENANCE:
    With The Ritchie Hendriks Gallery, Dublin
    Private Collection, U.K.

    Clonmacnoise appears to have had a special place in Patrick Hennessy's heart. Over a number of years he painted this location many times and from different viewpoints. The stillness and serenity appealed to him and Hennessy was more than able to convey those emotions through paint.

    Kevin Rutledge
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