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John Shinnors

(1950 )
SHINNORS John Strawboy's Masks

Morgan O'Driscoll
Dec 7, 2015
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John Shinnors - 
Birds Over Loop I

John Shinnors - Birds Over Loop I

Original 2004
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Lot number: 21
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John Shinnors
(b.1950)
Birds Over Loop I (2004)oil on canvas, six panels (each 25.5cm x 30.5cm)signed lower righth:76.50 w:91.50 cm.
Provenance:
Taylor Galleries, Dublin (label verso)Private CollectionJohn Shinnors was born in Limerick in 1950 and studied at theLimerick School of Art and Design. He has exhibited nationally andinternationally since the 1980's with the Taylor Gallery, Dublin ashis principal gallery. He is a member of Aosdána and is involved inthe promotion of the arts through the Shinnors Scholarship and theShinnors Drawing Award. Shinnors is represented in many private andpublic collections and was the subject of the RTE 1 documentary"Split Image John Shinnors". Shinnors paints reoccurring themeswhich allows him to paint portraits with dramatic contrasts oflight and dark, these dark and light tones are a major element inhis work with shapes taking precedence over line. The shapes arenearly square in format with broad flat strokes. The blacks andwhites are rich with yellow and gold hues. The work is texturedwith great atmosphere and energy compelling the viewer to beinvolved.
John Shinnors - Strawboy's Masks

John Shinnors - Strawboy's Masks

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Lot number: 74
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John Shinnors (b.1950)
Strawboy's Masks
oil on panel diptych
49 x 84¾cm (19 x 33in)
signed lower right, signed & titled on reverse
Acquired directly from the artist
John Shinnors was born in Limerick in 1950 and studied at the Limerick School of Art and Design. He has exhibited nationally and internationally since the 1980's with the Taylor Gallery, Dublin as his principal gallery. He is a member of Aosdána and is involved in the promotion of the arts through the Shinnors Scholarship and the Shinnors Drawing Award. Shinnors is represented in many private and public collections and was the subject of the RTE 1 documentary "Split Image John Shinnors". He is involed in promoting the arts through the Shinnors Scholarship. He lives and works in Limerick. Shinnors paints reoccurring themes as in Scarecrows and Strawboys. Masks are a favourite subject and allows him to paint portraits with dramatic contrasts of light and dark, these dark and light tones are a major element in his work with shapes taking precedence over line. The shapes are nearly square in format with broad flat strokes. The blacks and whites are rich with yellow and gold hues. The work is textured with great atmosphere and energy compelling the viewer to be involved.
John Shinnors - The House, Kite & Scarecrow

John Shinnors - The House, Kite & Scarecrow

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Lot number: 77
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John Shinnors
(b.1950)
THE HOUSE, KITE & SCARECROW
oil on canvas
signed lower right; titled on hand-written label on reverse
h:49 w:55 in.
Provenance:
The Collection of the late Jim O'Driscoll SC
Exhibited:
'John Shinnors', Taylor Galleries, Dublin, 3-19 November 1994, catalogue no. 9
John Shinnors - Estuary, Evening Iii

John Shinnors - Estuary, Evening Iii

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Lot number: 110
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(b.1950)

ESTUARY, EVENING III

oil on linen

signed in pencil lower right; with Vangard Gallery exhibition label on reverse

h:12 w:12 in.

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Vangard Gallery, Cork;

Private collection;

de Veres, 28 September 2010, lot 4;

Private collection

Exhibited:

'John Shinnors', Vangard Gallery, Cork, February to March, 2003
John Shinnors -  Black Skirt Still Life

John Shinnors - Black Skirt Still Life

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Lot number: 33
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John Shinnors, b.1950 BLACK SKIRT STILL LIFE Oil on canvas laid on board, 48" x 60 1/4" (122 x 153cm), signed; signed and inscribed verso.
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