Le Brocquy set is apple of Adam's eye

At Adam's next week, the star lot from the Independent News & Media Art Collection is Louis Le Brocquy's Procession With Lilies, a mesmerising work four decades in gestation.

15th September, 2012
Louis Le Brocquy's Lillies (€250,000-€350,000).

At Adam's next week, the star lot from the Independent News & Media Art Collection is Louis Le Brocquy's Procession With Lilies, a mesmerising work four decades in gestation.

Comprised of four paintings, the Procession series had its genesis in a photograph of Dublin schoolgirls in their communion dresses that appeared in the Evening Herald in 1939 and was sent to Le Brocquy, then living in France.

The compelling vision of playful childhood innocence at the...

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