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Orpen, Sir William, 1878-1931
[Illustrated letter from William Orpen to Mrs St George with a sketch of the artist alone at Jammets]
Handwritten letter in which Orpen expresses his feelings of loneliness while eating at Jammets restaraunt without Mrs St George. He illustrates these feelings in a sketch. He also mentions that the 'Errazuriz's are comming over this evening'.
Graves Collection of William Orpen Letters
26.6 x 20.5 cm.
Ink on paper
Presented by Mrs Vivien Graves to the National Gallery of Ireland in 1974.
Jammets was a famous Dublin restaurant and a popular place for socialising. Orpen painted a portrait of Madame Eugenie Errazuriz in Dublin, October 1912.
By appointment only
Private Collection
Illustrated letter
Prints & Drawings Department
Sir William Orpen