Fine Arts: From sublime to surreal, Morgan O’Driscoll’s selection to suit all tastes
John Shinnors’ ethereal painting of a guardian angel is joined by John Boyd’s men with tails at Morgan O’Driscoll’s latest online auction
For an ethereal vision of femininity I would recommend John Shinnors’ depiction of a woman being watched over by the mythical being that has been part of our culture since biblical times. Due to go under Morgan O’Driscoll’s hammer, Guardian Angel measures 114 x 94.5cm and has an estimate of €8,000-€12,000.
Moving to matters more prosaic, there is many the country dweller alive who recalls the excitement when Irish...
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