Frank O'Dea and artist Ray Sherlock with Ray's watercolour caricature of Countess Markievicz.
Wwhat would the leaders of the Easter 1916 Rising make of their portrait caricatures currently on display at Balla Bán Art Gallery? Along with the leaders, caricature artist, ray Sherlock, has included other notable figures of the time including Countess Markievicz and Eamon deValera in his new collection of watercolours. With prints selling at only eur19.66 each, they are proving popular with both locals and tourists alike. The Gallery, based in Dublin's Westbury Mall (off Clarendon Street), is known for its collection of portraits and caricatures of Irish celebrities and politicans, etc. Commissions are also taken according to gallery onwer, Frank O'Dea.
As well as caricatures the gallery showcases artworks from both emerging and established contemporary Irish artists including Graham Knuttel, Norman Teeling, John Skelton, Markey Robinson, Tom Byrne, Solus, Pervaneh, Frank O'Dea and many more. Worldwide shipping is available along with free delivery to anywhere in the Dublin region. Gift vouchers and payment installment options also available. Check out the gallery website at www.ballaban.net and Frank O'Dea's own art on www.frankodea.net