Artist Pick- Elizabeth Brophy

Artist Pick- Elizabeth Brophy

16 October

Elizabeth Brophy was born in New South Wales Australia in 1926. She studied art at the Easy Sydney Technical College and in 1971, she won the coveted P & O Ship Company Art Award. The prize was a year-long, all expenses paid trip for two to Europe which allowed her to visit Ireland for the first time, as well as France, Spain and Portugal. Elizabeth lived and exhibited in Portugal until 1993 when she returned to Ireland and settled in Co. Wicklow, where she currently resides.

Lot 492, “Gathering Shells”

Brophy is Ireland’s leading impressionist painter and one of the fastest selling living artists in the country. Her work is represented in many public and private collections in the USA, Portugal, Spain, France, England and Ireland.

Lot 494, Untitled