Waterbird by Patrick Collins Expand Icon

Patrick Collins (1911–1994)


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Unframed: 49 x 59.5cm; Framed size: 65.5 x 75.5cm
Oil on canvas
Acquired through the Arts Council Joint Purchase Scheme, 1985

Patrick Collins was born in Dromore West, Co. Sligo and studied briefly at the NCAD in Dublin. He is, however, chiefly, self-taught and is regarded as one of Ireland’s foremost painters of the 20th century.

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