STAR LOT: A very large original oil on canvas titled "Primed...





STAR LOT: A very large original oil on canvas titled "Primed minister" by the Irish artist John Schwatschke featuring Margaret Thatcher and her cabinet. Signed by the artist and with stamp of authenticity verso. The artist has extensive and impressive auction history at Whyte's, Deveres and Ross's. Mm: 84cm x 95cm (incl frame)

Born to Austro-Irish parents, John Schwatschke is most widely known for his inventive caricature portraits. His study and interest in the face, and its expressions over a lifetime has produced some 2,500 portraits and bronze busts, recorded in the Schwatschke Archives, both in academic and caricature portraiture.

Auction Date: 31st Mar 2022 at 2:30pm

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Sale Dates:
31st Mar 2022 2:30pm (Lots 1 to 766)