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    Sale 7579

    The Irish Sale

    8 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 14

    Mildred Anne Butler, R.W.S. (1858-1941)

    The Kilmurry Estate

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Mildred Anne Butler, R.W.S. (1858-1941)
    The Kilmurry Estate
    oil on canvas laid on board
    9¼ x 13 in. (23.5 x 33 cm.)


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    Kilmurry, the Butler family home, was the chief source of inspiration throughout the artist's career. The farm was set in the heart of the Kilkenny pastures and the garden, a tribute to William Robinson's dramatic innovations in design, was a constant motif in her work.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; De Veres, Dublin, 10 March 1998, lot 19, where purchased by the present owner.