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Raftery, Bredhe (1933-2007)

On the road to Sneem” oil on canvas (19.5″ x 29.5″).


Rákóczi, Basil Ivan (1908-1979)


Reel, Patrick (1935)

River at Navan” oil on canvas (11″ x 15″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s – 13/3/2017 for €240.00.


Regan, Lilian

Dublin Painting and Sketching Club.


Reid, Desmond (1947)

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Scrabo from Ballydrain Road” oil on canvas (14″ x 18″), sold at Ross’s – 1/3/2017 for £80.


Reid, Eileen Florence (1894-1981)

Dublin born artist.

  

An Officer” dated 1923, oil on canvas (27.5″ x 21″) and “The Red Waistcoat” oil on canvas (24″ x 16″) sold as a pair at Whyte’s – 26/5/2014 for €750.00.


Reid, Gareth (1974)

Born in Northern Ireland. Portrait artist.

www.garethreid.co.uk/fine-art


Reilly, Liam

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Tending the Sheep” oil on canvas (16″ x 20″), unsold at Ross’s 1/3/2017.


Revington-Cross, Hazel

Born in County Westmeath.

  

Left to right:Sunflowers” oil on canvas board (20″ x 24″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s – 13/3/2017 for €550.00; and “Birch and Bluebells” oil on canvas (20″ x 24″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s – 19/6/2017 for €440.00.


Reynolds, Bernard (1952)

Sligo born artist.

Artist’s Official Website

“Gorse, Early Spring” oil on board (11″ x 14″), unsold at Whyte’s – 8/12/2015.

Bernard Reynolds

Irish Landscape” oil on canvas (21″ x 29″), sold at Dolan’s (Connemara Auction – Aug.2016) for €400.00.


Riboulet, Eugène RUA (1883-1972)

French-born artist, originally from near Lyons, Riboulet studied art at that city’s Ecole Nationale des BeauxArts from 1902-1906. During the 1930s he became an art teacher, eventually settling in Northern Ireland in 1952 after marrying an Ulsterwoman, Elizabeth Brown. His landscape paintings fit well into the Irish tradition and show more than a passing resemblance to those of Paul Henry.

Summer Evening in the Ards” oil on canvas (16″ x 26″), sold at Ross’s – 3/5/2017 for £180.00.


Richardson, Victor (1952)

www.victorrichardson.com

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The Yellow Gable, Grand Canal” oil on canvas (20″ x 30″) available from the Oriel Gallery ‘The Collectors’ Salon 2016′

Crosshaven” pastel (32.5″ x 44.5″).


Rigney, Frank (1882-1962)


Ritchie, Ron

Newtownards artist.

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Scrabo Tower” oil on canvas (20″ x 30″), unsold at Ross’s – 29/3/2017.


Rivers, Elizabeth RHA (1903-1964)

Wood engraver, illustrator and semi-abstract artist. Born in Hertfordshire, England.

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Group of men and cow” (10″ x 14″) oil on board.

A useful synopsis of her life here: An English Artist in Ireland


Roberts, Hilda RHA (1901-1982)


Roberts, Thomas (1748-1778)

Carton Thomas Roberts see Christies for details

The Sheet of Water at Carton Park, Co. Kildare, with the Duke and Duchess of Leinster out walking, and gardeners rolling a serpentine path in the foreground” oil on canvas (44″ x 60″) sold at Christies, London – 19/5/2000 for £454,750.00.

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Fox Hunting in Co.Fermanagh, Ireland, with a view of Lough Erne” (1771) oil on canvas – in the collection of the Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.


Roberts, Thomas Sautelle RHA (c.1760-1826)

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Military Road, 1802” watercolour. Sold at Whyte’s 10/10/2011 – €9,500.00.

This watercolour is one of several painted by the artist showing construction of the Wicklow Military Road after the 1798 rebellion. The view is northwards towards Glencree, with a roadside quarry to the right and the cliffs above Lower Lough Bray to the left. The partially constructed road snakes downhill, with a puff of smoke to indicate quarrying. More here.

 

Left to right: A pair, of pencil and watercolours, (19 x 25½) and (18¼ x 25¾) dating from 1798 – A View of the Valley of Glencree depicts The Lord Lieutenant, The Earl of Hardwicke, in scarlet coat and the Chief Secretary, The Rt. Hon. Charles Abbot, surveying the site of the proposed site of the Military Barracks. The new military road, on which are held numerous horses, climbs to the left crossing the river. The Glencree Barracks and Military Road were built as access to the mountains on account of the Irish Rebellion of 1798; and A View of Powerscourt shows the Golden Spears to the right (the Small and Big Sugar Loaves) and Bray Head beyond, in County Wicklow. In the foreground, the Chief Secretary, the Rt. Hon. Charles Abbot, mounted on his horse, is inspecting work on the military road and is saluted by a soldier wearing a kilt.  www.adams.ie  Sold at Adam’s – 31/5/2017 for €18,000.


Robertson Craig, Henry RHA (1916-1984)

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Boys playing at the River” oil on board (10″ x 14″) sold at Whyte’s – 13/3/2001 for €4,570.00.


Robinson, Annie

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Coastal Village” acrylic on canvas (14″ x 29″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s – 24/10/2016 for €1,300.00.


Robinson, Markey (1918-1999)

Going to Mass” pen and wash (5″ x 7″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s – 26/6/2017 for €340.00.


Robinson, Maureen


Robinson, Tony (1954)

English born artist living and working in Ireland since 1980.

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Left to right:Killinick Village, Co.Wexford” oil on board (10.5″ x 13.5″); “Killinick Village, Co.Wexford” oil on board (10.5″ x 13.5″).

www.tonyrobinsonart.com


Roch, Sampson Towgood (1759-1847)

Miniature painter from Youghal in County Cork who was born deaf and dumb.


Roche, Marie

www.marierocheartist.wordpress.com


Roche, Oisín (1973)

www.oisinroche.com

Oisin Roche  

Top:Summer, Dun Laoghaire Main Street, 2010” oil on board (13.5″ x 17.5″).

Bottom:Oriental Still Life” oil on canvas (20″ x 27″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s – 19/6/2017 for €650.00.


Rochfort, Constance (b.1880)

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Left to right:Breezy day on the Bog” watercolour; “On the lake at Caragh, Co.Kerry” watercolour (6.75″ x 10″) sold at Dolan’s – 13/10/2013 for €485.00,  and “Calgary Moor” (sic) a watercolour (7″ x 12″), almost certainly Calary Moor with Great Sugar Loaf in background, which sold at Ross’s – 7/10/2015 for £45.00.


Rochfort, J D

Before the Hunt: The artist, Hon. Edmund Boyle on ‘Picadilly’, Col. Rt. Boyle, Hon. Wm Boyle on ‘Mendip, Viscount Dungarvan on ‘Old Joe’, oil on canvas (22″ x 32″) sold at Bonhams – 7/12/2005 for €4,250.00 incl.buyer’s premium.


Rodgers, Leslie

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Duncairn Cottier’s Cottage” watercolour (9″ x 13″).


Rodgers, Patsy Dan

Patsy Dan Rodgers Harvest Time

Harvest Time on Tory” oil on board (10″ x 20″)


Rodgers, Ruairi L (1956)

www.rlrodgers.com


Rogers, Michelle

www.michellerogers.com


Rogers, William P (fl.1846-1872)

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A Fisherman holding a Pollack” watercolour (7″ x 10″), sold at Whyte’s – 9/10/2001 for €2,285 including buyer’s premium.


Rohu, Owen (1966)

Still Life – oil on canvas (15.5″ x 19.5″).


Rooney, Fionnula

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Slieve Binnian” acrylic on canvas (20″ x 28″). Unsold Ross’s – 10/8/2016.


Rooney, J.P (1950) aka Martin Hasson.

www.jprooneyartstudio.com

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Left to right:Moonlit Lighthouse“; and “Back Home to the Farm” oil on board (16″ x 24″) sold at Ross’s – 7/9/2016 for £400.00.

Watching & Waiting, Ballintoy” oil on board (16″ x 24″), unsold at Ross’s – 3/5/2017.


Ross, Florence Agnes (1870-1949)

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Annamoe, Co.Wicklow” pastel (14″ x 19″), sold at Whyte’s – 17/9/2007 for €800.00.

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Errigal Mountain, Donegal” watercolour (10.5″ x 12.5″), sold at Adam’s – 26/2/2008 for €170.00.


Ross MacDonald Ross (1891-1972)

Born in 1891 to a farming family at Lower Arboll in the County of Ross and Cromarty in the Scottish Highlands.

A landscape and seascape watercolour painter.

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Narrow Water Castle from Warrenpoint” watercolour.

West of Ireland landscape” watercolour (13″ x 20″).


Rothwell, Richard RHA (1800-1868)

Born in Athlone, Co.Westmeath. Portrait artist.

Rothwell, Richard, 1800-1868; William Huskisson (1770-1830), MP  rothwell-richard

Left to right:William Huskisson, (1770-1830), MP” oil on canvas dated 1830. Picture: Parliamentary Art Collection; and Portrait of a Young Man oil on canvas (29″ x 24″), sold at Whyte’s – 10/10/2000 for €2,666 incl.buyer’s premium.

Portrait of James Wandesford Butler, 1st Marquess of Ormonde and 19th Earl of Ormonde” oil on canvas (59″ x 45″), sold at Sheppard’s Classical Convergences sale in Durrow – 7/3/2017 for €12,000.


Rowbotham, Thomas Charles Leeson  (1823-1875)

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Italian Coast with Town” watercolour (8″ x 19″) sign and dated 1870. Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection.


Russell, Charles RHA (1852-1910)

1875 view of Carlisle Bridge Charles Russell

The O’Connell Centenary Celebrations” (1875) oil on canvas. Shows the old Carlisle bridge (now O’Connell) over the Liffey before its widening in 1880. Painting © National Gallery of Ireland.


Russell, George William AE (1867-1935)

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The Wall Builder’s Rest” oil on canvas (16″ x 21″) sold at Christies, London – 19/5/2000 for £35,250.00.

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The Bather” oil on canvas (16″ x 21″) sold at Whyte’s – 13/3/2001 for €20,315.00.


Russell, Nicola (1964-2015)

Portadown born artist who studied in Belfast and at the Winchester School of Art.

Her early work was of floral subjects, but later she became best known for her equine paintings. The most well known of these is “Istabraq – Ireland’s Favourite” a massive canvas which was painted after an all-Ireland vote back in 2009 selected Istabraq as the country’s favourite racehorse of the past 25 years. Her paintings are included in the State Collection, as well as in those of the Queen, and former US president Bill Clinton.

Istabraq – Ireland’s Favourite” (10ft x 13ft).


Ryan, John (1925-1992)

Artist, writer, critic, publisher, patron, broadcaster and publican. John Ryan attended Clongowes Wood College and the National College of Art and Design (NCAD), Dublin.

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Asgard II” (1983), oil on board (10″ x 14″) sold at Adams – 26/3/2013 for €450.00.


Ryan, Robert (1963)

www.robertryanireland.com

Robert Ryan was born in Limerick and graduated from Limerick School of Art and Design in 1987.

Pilgrimage to the Sun” oil on canvas laid on board (22.5″ x 25.5″).


Ryan, Thomas PPRHA (1929)

Thomas Ryan attended the Limerick School of Art, then the National College of Art in Dublin, where he studied under Seán Keating and Maurice Mc Gonigle.

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Left to right:The Grand Canal” (1957) oil on canvas board. Sold at Whyte’s – 25/7/2016 for €1,050.00; “The Four Courts and St Aodeons Church, Dublin” oil on board (20″ x 20″), sold at Morgan O’Driscoll’s (RDS) – 10/4/2017 for €1,100.

Spring Cleaning” oil on canvas (17″ x 15″), sold at Adam’s – 31/5/2017 for €3,200.


Rycraft, Charles

Best known for his Irish stamp designs.

  

Cork & Muskerry Railway and West Clare Railway postcards published by An Post in 1995 as part of a series “Transport in Ireland – Narrow Gauge Railways“.