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    Sale 5962

    The Vincent Ferguson Collection

    8 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 260

    Basil Blackshaw, H.R.H.A. (b. 1932)

    Head of Traveller V

    Price Realised  

    Basil Blackshaw, H.R.H.A. (b. 1932)
    Head of Traveller V
    signed and dated 'BLACKSHAW/JAN 84' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    18 x 14 in. (45.8 x 35.6 cm.)


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    Literature

    Exhibition catalogue, The Vincent and Noeleen Ferguson Collection, Dublin, R.H.A. Gallagher Gallery, 1993, p. 27, no. 8, pl. 2, illustrated.
    B. Ferran (ed.), Basil Blackshaw - Painter, Belfast, 1995, p. 53, pl. 53, illustrated.
    E. Mallie (ed.), Blackshaw, Belfast, 2003, p. 166, pl. 64 illustrated.


    Exhibited

    Dublin, R.H.A. Gallagher Gallery, The Vincent and Noeleen Ferguson Collection, January - March 1993, no. 8 as 'The Tinker Series'.
    Belfast, Arts Council of Northern Ireland, Basil Blackshaw - Painter: Tour 1995-1998, 1995-1998, touring exhibition.
    Sligo, Model Arts and Niland Gallery, The Vincent and Noeleen Ferguson Collection, November 2005 - February 2006.