3 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 11,250
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 9,000
George Bernard O'Neill (1828-1917)
A joyful welcome
signed and dated 'G.B.O'Neill.1901' (lower right)
oil on canvas
24 x 20 in. (61 x 50.7 cm.)
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with Richard Green, London.
acquired by the present owners in 1995.
Specialist Tom Rooth recounts the troubling story of the 19th-century artist who created his most famous works from an asylum
Specialist Sarah Reynolds reveals how a chance encounter in a charity shop could now be about to pay off handsomely