Sir William Orpen Stillorgan Exhibition Launch by Jimmy Deenihan, T.D. Minister for Art, Heritage and the Gaeltacht
Jimmy Deenihan, T.D. Minister for Art, Heritage and the Gaeltacht launching a permanent exhibition of the work of Stillorgan born painter Sir William Orpen at the newly named Orpen Mall, 1st floor, Stillorgan Village Centre. The launch was attended by about 70 local business owners including the son of William Orpens chauffeur and two of Orpens relations. Dominic Lee, Priory Studios who complied the exhibition also had a loan of an original Orpen painting from a private collector just for the launch.