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June 2015

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Jun. 6, 2015 — 02 PM - 3 PM

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Lot No. 0532

Manufacturer: Henry Robertson Craig

Artist: H. Robertson Craig


Description: Henry Robertson Craig (Scotland, Ireland, 1916 - 1984) oil on board entitled “The Swimming Pool.” Charming view of several children walking around a pool, surrounded by an ivy covered stone wall. Educated at the Dundee College of Art with post graduate work in Rome and Paris. He served in the Army during WW II, returning to Ireland to resume his painting. Craig was honored by election to the Royal Hibernian Academy. He was represented by only two galleries in America, the Guildhall Gallery in Chicago and Conacher Gallery in San Francisco. This work bears a label from Guildhall Gallery on Michigan Avenue. Signed on the front in the lower left hand corner. Sight size is 9 1/2 by 13 1/2 inches. Overall size with frame is 16 1/2 by 20 1/2. Excellent condition with a minor nick or two to the frame.

Estimate: $2,000.00 - $2,500.00