17 May 2001
Gerard Dillon, R.H.A., R.U.A. (1916-1971)
Portrait of Daniel O'Neill
signed 'G. Dillon' (lower right)
watercolour, brush and black ink
5 x 6½ in. (12.7 x 16.5 cm.)
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Dillon and O'Neill became great friends during the war years in Belfast. Dillon often visited O'Neill at his cottage in Conlig, a Co. Down village in the Ards Peninsula.
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