Waterford Municipal Art Collection

A large selection of beautiful and extraordinary artworks from the Waterford Municipal Art Collection is now on permanent display in the public areas of newly restored Theatre Royal, providing a wonderful opportunity for local people and visitors to the city to view these artworks, many of which are on public display for the first time.

Children – Dorothea Sharpe,
Date unknown,
Oil on canvas.

Children – Dorothea Sharpe, Date unknown, Oil on canvas.

The Wishbone Tree (Mount Congreve Gardens),
Date unknown,
Acrylic on canvas.

The Wishbone Tree (Mount Congreve Gardens), Date unknown, Acrylic on canvas.

Timber Toes Bridge (1911),
Reproduction of an original,
We received permission from Lord and Lady Goff who have the original to use it here.

Timber Toes Bridge (1911), Reproduction of an original, We received permission from Lord and Lady Goff who have the original to use it here.

Coming In - Patrick Leonard,
Date unknown,
Oil on board.

Coming In - Patrick Leonard, Date unknown, Oil on board.

Les Retrouvés [found again] by Dany Lartigue (b. 1921),
1944,
Oil on canvas,
Gift of William Glynn 1949.

Les Retrouvés [found again] by Dany Lartigue (b. 1921), 1944, Oil on canvas, Gift of William Glynn 1949.

Clowns Bird Painting – Gerard Dillon,
c.1961,
Oil on canvas.

Clowns Bird Painting – Gerard Dillon, c.1961, Oil on canvas.

Curiosity by William Conor (1881 - 1968),
1938 (Haverty Trust, 1940),
Oil on board.

Curiosity by William Conor (1881 - 1968), 1938 (Haverty Trust, 1940), Oil on board.

Girl in a Restaurant - Beate Obermann,
1970,
Lithograph.

Girl in a Restaurant - Beate Obermann, 1970, Lithograph.

Pont de l'Alma, Paris – Laurence Campbell,
Date unknown,
Oil on Canvas.

Pont de l'Alma, Paris – Laurence Campbell, Date unknown, Oil on Canvas.

Sanctuary – Brendan Butler,
Date unknown,
Oil on canvas.

Sanctuary – Brendan Butler, Date unknown, Oil on canvas.

Window Shopping – Muriel Brandt,
Date unknown,
Oil on board.

Window Shopping – Muriel Brandt, Date unknown, Oil on board.

Promenade sous la Voile – Simone Le Moigne
1988
Oil on board

Promenade sous la Voile – Simone Le Moigne 1988 Oil on board

Waterford Port  – Michael O’Connell,
1966,
Oil on board.

Waterford Port – Michael O’Connell, 1966, Oil on board.

Near Jerez – George Campbell,
1960,
Oil on board.

Near Jerez – George Campbell, 1960, Oil on board.

Three Assistants – Anthony Costine,
1987,
Oil on canvas.

Three Assistants – Anthony Costine, 1987, Oil on canvas.

Ship’s Captain – Artist Unknown,
c. 1972,
Lithograph.

Ship’s Captain – Artist Unknown, c. 1972, Lithograph.

After the Rain – John O' Regan,
1980,
Watercolour on paper.

After the Rain – John O' Regan, 1980, Watercolour on paper.

Springing and Turning – Anne Yeats,
Date unknown,
Mixed media on paper.

Springing and Turning – Anne Yeats, Date unknown, Mixed media on paper.

Birds – Richard Kingston,
Date unknown,
Oil on board.

Birds – Richard Kingston, Date unknown, Oil on board.

The Killary, Co. Mayo- K. O’Brien,
Oil on board,
Art Council Joint Purchase, WAE, 1974.

The Killary, Co. Mayo- K. O’Brien, Oil on board, Art Council Joint Purchase, WAE, 1974.

Portrait of the Late Mrs. B.G Usher – Charles Lamb,
1921,
Oil on canvas.

Portrait of the Late Mrs. B.G Usher – Charles Lamb, 1921, Oil on canvas.

Northern Light – Bet Low,
Date unknown,
Watercolour on paper.

Northern Light – Bet Low, Date unknown, Watercolour on paper.

Portrait of W.B. Yeats – Harry Kernoff,
Date Unknown,
Oil on board.

Portrait of W.B. Yeats – Harry Kernoff, Date Unknown, Oil on board.

Portrait of R. Ashe King – John B. Yeats,
c.1905,
Oil on canvas.

Portrait of R. Ashe King – John B. Yeats, c.1905, Oil on canvas.

Fiche Bliain Fe Bhlath – Tony Ryan,
Date unknown,
Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliain Fe Bhlath – Tony Ryan, Date unknown, Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliainag Fas – Tony Ryan,
Date unknown,
Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliainag Fas – Tony Ryan, Date unknown, Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliainag Meath – Tony Ryan,
Date unknown,
Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliainag Meath – Tony Ryan, Date unknown, Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliain Gur Cuma Ann No As – Tony Ryan,
Date unknown,
Pastel on paper.

Fiche Bliain Gur Cuma Ann No As – Tony Ryan, Date unknown, Pastel on paper.

Portrait of a girl - Michael Augustin (Power) O' Malley,
c.1960,
Oil on canvas.

Portrait of a girl - Michael Augustin (Power) O' Malley, c.1960, Oil on canvas.

Portrait of a Woman – Michael Augustin (Power) O' Malley,
c.1960,
Oil on canvas.

Portrait of a Woman – Michael Augustin (Power) O' Malley, c.1960, Oil on canvas.

Marine Moon – Kenneth Mahood,
1955,
Oil on board.

Marine Moon – Kenneth Mahood, 1955, Oil on board.

Girl – Leslie Mary Mc Weeney,
Date unknown,
Oil on canvas.

Girl – Leslie Mary Mc Weeney, Date unknown, Oil on canvas.

The Mirror – Daniel O Neill,
Date unknown,
Oil on canvas.

The Mirror – Daniel O Neill, Date unknown, Oil on canvas.

More of the Waterford Municipal Art Collection is housed at GREYFRIARS MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY

Greyfriars Street, Waterford and is open to the public; admission free.

If you need any additional information about the art images or any other queries please call Greyfriars Municipal Gallery on 076 110 2983

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