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Edward McGuire

 (1932 - 1986)
Edward McGuire was active/lived in Ireland.  Edward McGuire is known for portrait, still life, landscape and bird painting.

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Edward McGuire


Edward McGuire RHA (1932-1986)

The Irish portraitist, still-life artist and bird painter Edward McGuire was born in Dublin.  He studied painting, drawing and the history of art at the Academy of Fine Art in Rome*, and at the Slade School of Fine Art*, London. He spent the years 1951-2 traveling in France and Italy and lived on the Aran Islands off County Galway from 1955-56.  From then until his death in 1986 he resided in Dublin.

Edward McGuire was a prolific portrait artist.  He first exhibited at the Royal Hibernian Academy* (RHA) in 1962 and became an academician in 1978.  His subjects included: Séamus Heaney (1974), Sean O'Faoilain (1978), Ulick O'Connor (1978), James White (1981) and Liam Cosgrave (19  ...  Displaying 750 of 2907 characters.



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About  Edward McGuire

Born:  1932 - Dublin, Ireland
Died:   1986 - Dublin, Ireland
Known for:  portrait, still life, landscape and bird painting