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Patrick Hickey, 1927–1998

Big Bowl with Persimmons1985

Big Bowl with Persimmons is a 1985 work by Patrick Hickey. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumOil on paper
Dimensions 57 x 75 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.249 GL
Copyright For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].
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Patrick Hickey, Big Bowl with Persimmons, 1985, Oil on paper, 57 x 75 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

For copyright information, please contact the IMMA Collections team: [email protected].

About the Artist

Patrick Hickey 1927–1998

Patrick Hickey was born in India. He moved to Dublin in 1948 and attended University College Dublin. Hickey began painting in 1954. He was one of the founders of the Graphic Studio Dublin in 1962. Hickey exhibited regularly in Ireland, and retrospectives of his work were held at the Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland and the Graphic Studio Gallery. He taught at University College Dublin and was head of painting at the National College of Art and Design.

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