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William Orpen 1878-1931, IE

Rank (2016): 10,001 - 25,000 (detailed rank for members only)

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  • Public exhibitions (Selection) 34

    Solo shows 2

    2005
    William Orpen: Politics, Sex & Death - National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin
    William Orpen: Politics, Sex and Death - Imperial War Museum London, London

    Group shows 32

    2016
    Truth and Memory: British Art of the First World War - York Art Gallery, York
    2015
    Homage to Manet - Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery, Norwich
    2014
    The Sensory War 1914-2014 - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
    On Paper - FAS Contemporary, London
    Re Framing The Domestic In Irish Art - Highlanes Municipal Art Gallery, Drogheda, County Louth
    2012
    Tracing the Century: Drawing as a Catalyst for Change - Tate Liverpool, Liverpool
    Revolutionary States: Home Rule and Modern Ireland - Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin
    2011
    The Edwardians: The Golden Years Before The War - FAS Contemporary, London
    Pure Gold - Mall Galleries, London
    Richard Aldrich and the 19th Century French Painting - Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, Saint Louis, MO
    2009
    the Life Room - Chelsea College of Art and Design, London
    2008
    An Eye for an Eye - Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork
    2007
    Modern Britain 1900-1960 - NGV National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, VIC
    Collectibles - Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, Dublin
    The Fantastic in Irish Art: Images of the Supernatural and the Uncanny 1860-1940 - National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin
    2005
    Lavery and his Contemporaries - Ulster Museum, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    2004
    The Edwardians - Secrets and Desires - Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, SA
    British and Irish Works on Paper 1900-2000 - Pyms Gallery, London
    Modern & Contemporary Works On Paper - Powerscourt Townhouse Centre, Dublin
    2001
    THE SERIOUS AND THE SMIRK - National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin
    1999
    Irish Painting - Grey Art Gallery, NYU, New York City, NY
    When Time began to Rant and Rage - Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive BAM/PFA, Berkeley, CA
    1998
    When Time Began To Rant and Rage - Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
    1988
    British art of the 20C - Richard Nagy, London
    1979
    Artists and the great War - Paintings from the Imperial War Museum - University Gallery and Baring Wing - Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne
    1951
    Ten Decades: a Review of British Taste 1851-1951 - Institute of Contemporary Arts, London
    1935
    Works by Contemporary British Artists - Tate Britain, London
    1933
    Works by Orpen, McEvoy, Ricketts - Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester
    1923
    Fourth Annual Exhibition of The Dallas Art Association - Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
    1910
    9. Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia 1910 - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    1909
    8. Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia 1909 - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice
    1907
    7. Esposizione Internazionale d'Arte della Città di Venezia 1907 - La Biennale di Venezia, Venice

    Dealer Directory 2

    Ireland (Republic)
    The Oriel Gallery, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry
    United Kingdom
    Martin MacLeish Ltd, London

    Collections 9

    Australia
    Queensland Art Gallery / Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, QLD
    Canada
    National Gallery of Canada - Musée des beaux-arts du Canada, Ottawa, ON
    Ireland (Republic)
    Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin
    Limerick City Gallery of Art, Limerick
    The Model, Sligo
    USA
    Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFA), Boston, MA
    Saint Louis Art Museum, Saint Louis, MO
    United Kingdom
    Leeds Art Gallery, Leeds
    Tate Britain, London
    Last update: 25 Mar 2016

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