[Etchings of Estella Solomons HRHA (1882-1968)]
|Main Creator:||Solomons, Estella F., (Estella Frances), 1882-1968, artist.|
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[1970 and 1973].
The collection of etchings of Estella Solomons in the Prints & Drawings Collection of the National Library of Ireland comprises both a selection of 6 etchings hand printed by Patrick Hickey in 1970, and the Memorial edition "Twenty Etchings by Estella F. Solomons" consisting of 20 prints also by Patrick Hickey in 1973. The 1970 etchings are one of three artist's proofs from the Estate of the late Liam Miller, founder of the Dolmen Press and editor of Retrospect (1973), a publication celebrating the work of Estella Solomon and her husband Seamus O'Sullivan. The etchings from the Memorial edition were hand printed by Patrick Hickey at The Graphic Studios. This consisted of fifty portfolios each containing twenty prints. The Memorial edition held by the National Library is number 29. Another call number for the Memorial edition is LO 2225.
Physical description: 26 prints : etchings ; images 19.9 x 25 cm. or smaller, on sheets 38 X 25.4 cm. or smaller.
Citations/References: Dictionary of Irish Artists 20th Century / Theo Snoddy. - Wolfhound Press, Dublin, 1996 : P. 467-470.
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