|Paintings and Prints of Ireland by Barrie Maguire|
John Millington Synge
36" x 54" - Oil on canvas sold
"It's Pegeen I'm seeking only, and what'd I care if you brought me a drift of chosen females, standing in their shifts itself maybe, from this place to the Eastern World."
The first performance of Synge's Playboy of the Western
caused a furor in the repressed Dublin of January 1907.
first two acts were well received, so much so that
sent W.B. Yeats a telegram in Scotland, "Play great success,"
John Millington Synge - Prints
Limited edition of 250 Giclée prints, signed by the artist, are available for $160 each (plus $20 shipping), unframed.
Image is 14" wide by 21" high.
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