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 Jack B Yeats  claimed £47.5s for three three oil paintings   but was awarded only £26.7s. The correspondence shows that Yeats contested the settlement and wrote to “formally protest against any reduction in the amount”. The committee, however, rejected his complaint

While the 1916 Rising may have precipitated Ireland’s freedom from British rule it also spawned one of the biggest mass-compensation claims in the co(...)

Detail from Within Herself by Veronica Bolay

RHA 186th Annual Exhibition Works by nearly 400 artists  Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin  ★★★★ The Irish Times is thought to have played (...)