27 08, 2020

Mrs Georgiana Alice Drum & John S. Drum Junior by Sir William Orpen.

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See  a previous blog post on the Sir Michael Smurfit [...]

21 07, 2020

The story of Lt-Col John Ford Elkington, D.S.O., (1866-1944) and his portrait by William Orpen.

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The story of John Ford Elkington is one of dishonour, [...]

25 06, 2020

Rare book for sale – Sotheby’s 8th July 2020 includes text and sketch by William Orpen.

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WORLD WAR I - THE BRITISH LEGION - fundraising album [...]

24 03, 2020

Norman Lindsay – “he had no art” according to Sir William Orpen.

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Norman Lindsay (1879 - 1969) considered to be Australia's most [...]

8 02, 2020

‘Merrie England’ – Chelsea Arts Ball 1927 background designed by Sir William Orpen.

By |2020-03-25T13:30:05+00:00February 8th, 2020|Art Gallery, Comedy, Orpen, Play, Theatre, TV, WW1|0 Comments

Chelsea Arts Ball 1927 with the canvas background designed by [...]