Dugort Bay, Achill Island signed 'PAUL HENRY' (lower left) oil on canvas 38 x 45.7 cm. (15 x 18 in.)
PROVENANCE: Probably presented to Clemens J. France, Detroit, a member of the US Committee of Enquiry on Conditions in Ireland, by the people of Ireland in gratitude for his work on the Constitution of the Irish Free State, circa 1922 Gifted by Clemens J. France to the family of the current owner, circa 1950 Private Collection, Maryland, USA
The present work is probably a view of Slievemore, Dugort Bay, Achill and can be dated 1918-22 on stylistic grounds.
Please note that this work will be included in Dr. S.B Kennedy's ongoing catalogue of Paul Henry's work, and is numbered 1260.
We are grateful to Dr. S.B Kennedy for his assistance in cataloguing this lot.