Dramatic results hoped for playwright’s art collection

Basil Blackshaw and Norah McGuinness are among the artists to feature in the collection of Anne and the late Brian Friel, which is to be auctioned for the Peter McVerry Trust at Adam’s next week

16th September, 2018
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Landscape with Cottages by Paul Henry

Expect keen bidding for 23 paintings from the collection of Anne and the late Brian Friel to be sold at Adam’s next week in aid of the Peter McVerry Trust, a charity devoted to reducing homelessness and social disadvantage – they could fetch €100,000 for this worthy cause.

Cormorants and gulls populate Evening Flight by Norah McGuinness, an artist as joined at the hip to Donegal as was Friel, 51x76cm (€15,000-€25,000).

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