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Three men on an island

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"Artist James MacIntyre vividly recalls an unforgettable summer spent on a west Ireland island with fellow artists Gerard Dillon and George Campbell. Through paintings, drawings and hilariously evocative writing, he captures the atmosphere of the era."

In 1951 three young artists joined together to spend a summer off of the Western Coast of Ireland: what followed was a haphazard amalgam of paintings, drinking sessions and memories like no other. This book perfectly captures their experiences, and contains more than a fair number of the artists own works.

This great condition book is a fabulous read for anyone interested in art, Ireland, or indeed just enjoys reading of amusing escapades. Get it while you can!

Note there is a single, blank page with some writing on it from a previous owner.

Item details

Author(s):
James MacIntyre
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0856405825
ISBN-13:
9780856405822
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Blackstaff

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"Artist James MacIntyre vividly recalls an unforgettable summer spent on a west Ireland island with fellow artists Gerard Dillon and George Campbell. Through paintings, drawings and hilariously evocative writing, he captures the atmosphere of the era."

In 1951 three young artists joined together to spend a summer off of the Western Coast of Ireland: what followed was a haphazard amalgam of paintings, drinking sessions and memories like no other. This book perfectly captures their experiences, and contains more than a fair number of the artists own works.

This great condition book is a fabulous read for anyone interested in art, Ireland, or indeed just enjoys reading of amusing escapades. Get it while you can!

Note there is a single, blank page with some writing on it from a previous owner.

Author(s):
James MacIntyre
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0856405825
ISBN-13:
9780856405822
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Blackstaff

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