712 Sold Sacré-Cœur Basilica, Paris - Ben Maile 1922-2017 - Oil on Canvas

Rare Large Oil on Canvas Framed by Ben Maile (1922-2017) 'Sacré-Cœur Basilica Paris'. Ben Maile was an internationally known artist whose work features in many significant collections, including those of the British Royal family and major Corporations. Ben Maile exhibited worldwide from Alaska to Australia. In America he was the only British artist ever to win the prestigious annual commission from the West Point Military Academy. His very first West Point print ’The Long Gray Line’ has become the most sought after of all time among the collectors of American militaria. Ben Maile in later life resided in Cork Ireland until his death recently RIP. His penchant for historic epics has seen a collection of work depicting the Battle of Aughrim receive public and television acclaim, and the Army College at the Curragh commissioned a massive canvas:- ‘The Irish Soldier Through The Ages’ which now graces the walls of their VIP lounge. Frame Width 34" (86cm) Height 42" (106.5cm) Item Sold