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John Devlin, b.1950

The Smile1974

The Smile is a 1974 work by John Devlin. It is part of the IMMA Permanent Collection.

MediumWatercolour on paper
Dimensions46 x 36.7 cm
Credit LineIMMA Collection: Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992
Item NumberIMMA.192 GL
Image Caption
John Devlin, The Smile, 1974, Watercolour on paper, 46 x 36.7 cm, Collection Irish Museum of Modern Art, Gordon Lambert Trust, 1992

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About the Artist

John Devlin b.1950

Irish artist John Devlin studied at the National College of Art and Design, Dublin, and then worked as a graphic designer for the Abbey Theatre. Devlin received the Carroll Award at the Irish Exhibition of Living Art in 1971 and the Alice Hammerschlag Trust Award the following year. He has had solo shows with the Hendriks Gallery and the Taylor Galleries, Dublin. He exhibits annually at the Royal Hibernian Academy. Devlin’s work is represented in public collections including that of IMMA and of the Arts Council of Ireland.
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