Another two works for auction from members of the Orpen family, William Orpen & Bea Orpen are included in the forthcoming sale ‘The lifetime collection of the late Homan Potterton’.

Online at James Adams Auction Dublin 07 September 2021 –  Starts at – 2:00 pm.

Viewing – Friday 3rd September 10.00am – 5.00pm | Saturday 4th September 2.00pm – 5.00pm | Sunday 5th September 2.00pm – 5.00pm | Monday 6th September 10.00am – 5.00pm | Tuesday 7th September 10.00am – 12.00pm.

Lot: 23 by Sir William Orpen RA RWS RHA (1878-1931).

‘Figure Studies’ by Sir William Orpen.

Red chalk, 23 x 17cm.

Provenance: Neptune Gallery, Dublin, Orpen Exhibition, June/July 1971.

Estimate: €4,000 – €6,000.


Lot: 121 by Bea Orpen HRHA (1913-1980).

Bea Orpen HRHA ‘Deep in the Woods’.

Gouache, 21 x 28cm (8¼ x 11”) Signed.

Estimate EUR: €300.00 – €500.00.

Also see previous post which included a work by William Orpen and by his niece Bea Orpen: –

Post by Dominic Lee, Orpen Research Archives.