Irish Artist Directory

Liam Treacy (Irish Artist Directory)

Full Name: Liam Treacy

Lived: 1934 - 2004

Categories: Drawing, Impressionism, Landscape

Artist Biography

Liam Treacy was a native of Avoca, Co. Wicklow, where his family on both sides lived for many generations. During his early years Liam showed a strong interest in drawing and was encouraged and influenced by his brother Sean. He began his career in the 1950's with a solo-exhibition at the James Gallery, Co Dublin. He went on to exhibit regularly in Ireland, including featuring frequently at the Wexford Opera Festival. At the time, Liam was employed as a sign and letter writer for Brennan's Bakery in Arklow. However, his paintings were so sought after, that in 1978, he decided to work full-time as a professional artist. A distinctive painter, Liam was a regular contributor to exhibitions in galleries across the length and breath of Ireland. Throughout his career, he taught night classes in Arklow Community College; Abbey Community College, Wicklow; and at Shelton Abbey Open Detention Centre.

Currently On Sale at Adam's

Lot 157

Liam Treacy (1934-2004) Summertime, Inishbofin Oil on canvas...

Estimate Price €800.00 - €1,200.00

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Liam Treacy Art Previously On Sale at Adam’s Auctioneers

Liam Treacy, (1934-2004) Avoca in the Snow Oil on board, 34 x 44cms, (13.5 x 17.5'') Signed

Hammer Price €4,400.00

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Liam Treacy (1934-2004) Howth Harbour Oil on canvas, 63.5 x 76cm (25 x 29.75'') Signed, inscribed...

Hammer Price €4,200.00

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Liam Treacy (1934-2004) Evening Harbour Oil on board, 30.5 x 41cm (12 x 16'') Signed

Hammer Price €3,800.00

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Liam Treacy (1934-2004) Morning Paper (1986) Oil on canvas, 41 x 30.5cm (12 x 16'') Signed, studi...

Hammer Price €3,400.00

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Liam Treacy (b.1934) The Flower Shop Oil on canvas, 19 x 24cm Signed

Hammer Price €3,300.00

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