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Title

Portrait of James Meenan

Date

Identifier

RDS_treasures_179_Kelly_James Meenan.jpg

Description

Portrait of James Meenan, M.A., B.L., Irish economist, lecturer and later Professor of Political Economy and National Economics of Ireland, at UCD, President of the Royal Dublin Society (1980-1983), Vice-President of the Royal Dublin Society (1974-80), Executive Committee Chairman of the Royal Dublin Society (1959-80), Honorary Secretary of the Royal Dublin Society (1953-74). The subject depicted three-quarter length, directed to proper right, gazing front; seated in a green-brown, leather carver-armchair, holding documents in his lap; wearing a dark suit, white shirt with point collar and double cuffs, gold cufflinks, mauve tie and white pocket handkerchief; in the background, a draped, light-blue curtain and a table upon which are more documents; signed and dated lower right John F. Kelly 81.

Source

RDS Treasures Collection

Rights

Copyright RDS Library & Archives. Publication, transmission or display is prohibited without formal written approval of the RDS Library & Archives.

Relation

RDS Library & Archives

Format

Oil on canvas

Coverage

1981

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Oil on canvas

Physical Dimensions

145 x 112 cm

Collection:

RDS Treasures


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Citation

Kelly, John F., 1921-1995, “Portrait of James Meenan,” RDS, accessed September 28, 2022, https://digitalarchive.rds.ie/items/show/3988.

File

RDS_treasures_179_Kelly_James Meenan.jpeg