333 Sold John Schwatschke 'Recital in Monte Carlo' Oil on Canvas - Framed

John Schwatschke (born Dublin 1943) is famed for his work with Classical Portraiture and Caricature. This Painting 'Recital in Monte Carlo' is an excllent example of his caricature work and comes framed in the original gilt frame. The Piece is signed on the verso and is fully stamped and catalogued through the La Musee Schwatschke.

Height 32" (82cm) Width 26.5" (67.5cm)  Item Sold

Schwatschke was born in Dublin in 1943 of Austrian and Irish parents and his original ambition was to ba a classical piano composer. He had always an artistic interest and on the advice of President Eamon De Valera he concentrated on Art. 'Dev' is believed to have remarked to Schwatschke "do one thing and do it well" after the artist painted De Valera during his time as Chancellor ot the National University.