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    Sale 7813

    Glin Castle - A Knight in Ireland

    7 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    Helen Colvill (1856-1953)

    Looking Over Dublin Bay from Holy Well Cottage, Sutton, Co. Dublin

    Price Realised  

    Helen Colvill (1856-1953)
    Looking Over Dublin Bay from Holy Well Cottage, Sutton, Co. Dublin
    watercolour
    11 3/8 x 11 in. (28.9 x 28 cm.); with subsidiary sketch on the reverse of the sheet


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    Colvill and her sister Deborah built Holy Well Cottage, on an elevated site at Sutton, with a panoramic view of Dublin Bay reaching out below.

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    Literature

    Laffan, Painting Ireland, 2006, pp. 208-9, pl. 141.


    Exhibited

    Dublin, Gorry Gallery, Watercolours, 24 November - 2 December 1994, no. 16.