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Lot #309

Artist John Thomas Young Gilroy
Title Dresden Parrot
Media oil on canvas board
Size 20 x 16 in. / 50.8 x 40.6 cm.
Frame Size 26.5 x 22.5 x 2.25 in.

Place Absentee Bid

signed lower left; partial title verso; framed

in the 1930's, the artist developed the toucan advertising campaign for Guinness Beer)

Hammer $1,500 Estimate $500/$700

Biographical Information
John Thomas Young Gilroy ~ [1898-1985] British
included on the Getty Union List of Artist Names Online, by the Getty Research Trust website; see Allgemeines Kunstler-Lexikon, Band 54, pg. 253, K.G. Saur Verlag Munchen-Leipzig, 1983-2009