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The Onion Seller

Seamus Murphy
Dublin Art Foundry
1985

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Description

Bronze sculpture of a woman with onions in her hands.

Inscription(s)

THE ONION SELLER
by seamus murphy
presented by sunbeam wolsey plc
1985

Signature

dublin art foundry

Annotation

The original 'Onion Seller' was cast in bronze in 1937 by sculptor Séamus Murphy. It is a monument to the women dealers in the Coal Quay, Cork City Open Market. The same statue was placed 10 years later 250 m further in Cornmarket Street (here)

Sculptor

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Locatie (N 51°53'50" - W 8°28'33")

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Item Code: ie153; Photograph: 15 June 2014
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