Icarus is a 1965 work by Patrick McElroy. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.
|49 x 34.2 x 11.8 cm
|IMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
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Irish artist Patrick McElroy worked as a blacksmith before serving with the RAF during World War II. From 1948, McElroy attended evening classes in Fine Art at the National College of Art, Dublin. He received recognition for his metal enamelling and sculptural work from the early 1960s. McElroy was a senior lecturer on art metalwork at the National College of Art and Design until 1990. He created several public sculptures in Ireland and received numerous ecclesiastic commissions.View Artist