9th October 2019  Éimear O’Connor *

The Photographs of John Millington Synge and their influence on Irish Art

John Butler Yeats, Portrait of Molly Allgood, 1913, Collection of The Abbey Theatre

The talk will focus on Synge’s work as a photographer in the west of Ireland, and will then assess his influence as a photographer and writer on several Irish artists including John Butler Yeats, Jack B. Yeats, Harry Clarke, and Seán Keating.

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Each lecture begins at 7:45 p.m.