(1915 - 1980)
Patrick Hennessy was active/lived in United Kingdom, Ireland, Morocco. Patrick Hennessy is known for landscae, interior, portrait and still life painting.
Biography Patrick Hennessy
One of Ireland's finest realist painters, Patrick Hennessy was born
in Cork and raised in Scotland by his mother and stepfather along with his brother and sisters. He won a scholarship to the Dundee College of Art, meeting
there his life-long friend and companion Henry Robertson Craig.
A further scholarship enabled him to study in Paris and Rome.
returned to Ireland at the outbreak of the second world war, moving
alternately being Dublin and Cork. In 1941 he first exhibited at
the Royal Hibernian Academy, having already exhibited a still-life and a self-portrait
at the Royal Scottish AcademWhyte's Auction
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