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John Behan DIGGING
Lot 106
Result: Not Sold
Estimate: €7,000 - €10,000
John Behan RHA, b.1938 DIGGING Bronze, 46cm high, signed and dated 2021 John Behan was a founding member of the New Artists' group in 1962 and the Project Art Centre in 1967. A sculptor of international stature, he became a Member of the Royal Hib... Read more
Lot 106 - DIGGING by John Behan Lot 106 John Behan DIGGING
Estimate: €7,000 - €10,000
John Behan RHA, b.1938
DIGGING
Bronze, 46cm high, signed and dated 2021

John Behan was a founding member of the New Artists' group in 1962 and the Project Art Centre in 1967. A sculptor of international stature, he became a Member of the Royal Hibernian Academy in 1990, as well as being a member of Aosdana. Behan has been credited with playing a major part in the development of sculpture in Ireland throughout the last forty years and has had many public commissions. He was awarded an honorary doctorate from the National University of Ireland in 2000.

John Behan was a founding member of the New Artists' group in 1962 and the Project Art Centre in 1967. A sculptor of international stature, he became a Member of the Royal Hibernian Academy in 1990, as well as being a member of Aosdana. Behan has been credited with playing a major part in the development of sculpture in Ireland throughout the last forty years and has had many public commissions. He was awarded an honorary doctorate from the National University of Ireland in 2000.
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