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    Sale 7579

    The Irish Sale

    8 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 152

    Patrick O'Reilly (b. 1957)


    Price Realised  


    Patrick O'Reilly (b. 1957)
    signed, numbered and dated 'O'Reilly/1/2/07' (lower left) and with foundry mark (lower left)
    polished bronze
    6¼ in. (15.9 cm.) high, including base

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    O'Reilly has had numerous solo exhibitions, including The Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin, 1996; the Galway Arts Centre, Galway, 1998; Vallois Sculpture Gallery, Paris, 2004; and the Mayor Gallery, London, 2004. Selected commissions include The Boundry Kings, Street Sculpture, Thomas Street, Dublin 1998; and Bird, Street Sculpture, O'Connell Street, Dublin, 1998.

    O'Reilly's works are on permanent display at the Hugh Lane Gallery, Dublin.

    The present work represents the sheer perfection of a dew drop.

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