Roderick O'Conor

male / Irish, French
etcher, lithographer, painter, draftsman
Irish, French
Castleplunket 1860-10-17
born in Milton (Roscommon) (AKLONLINE May 2018); Castleplunket (Wikipedia, retrieved May 2018)
Nueil-sur-Layon 1940-03-18
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Biographical information
Metropolitan School of Art (Dublin)
Stud .: 1881-83 Metrop. SchA (Cowper Prize for Antiques-Zchng) and R. Hibernian Acad. (Bronze Med. For Drawing), Dublin
Royal Hibernian Academy (Dublin)
Stud .: 1881-83 Metrop. SchA (Cowper Prize for Antiques-Zchng) and R. Hibernian Acad. (Bronze Med. For Drawing), Dublin
Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten (Antwerpen)
1883-84 Koninkl. ASK, Antwerp (together with Nathaniel Hill)
Active in
  • Dublin 1884 - 1886
    1884-86 in Dublin
  • Frankrijk 1886 - 1940
  • Parijs 1886
    he first became a pupil of Emile Auguste Carolus-Duran in Paris,
  • Grez-sur-Loing 1887 - 1890
    already he moved to Grez-sur-Loing / Seine-et-Marne, a popular art colony, in 1887-90, where he came into contact with Scandinavian painters and became engaged to Eva Åström for a short time is
  • Bretagne (regio) 1891 - 1892
    In 1891 or '92 he moved his residence to Brittany for several years
  • Rochefort-en-Terre
  • Pont-Aven
    he first goes to Pont-Aven, moves in the circle of followers of Paul Gauguin, who himself is at that time in the South Sea, and befriends Cuno Amiet, Władysław Ślewiński, Paul Sérusier, but especially with Armand Séguin and Eric Forbes-Robertson. Emile Henri Bernard probably shows him here for the first time Vincent van Gogh's, who left a deep impression on him
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This field specifies the various subject categories or genres that constitute the oeuvre of the artist in question. The contents of this field are generally based more on the documentation available at the RKD than on the literature.
flower piece, genre, landscape (as genre), literature (genre), portrait, still life, fruit piece
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Pont-Aven School
Entered on: 2000-05-12; Modification on: 2018-05-07


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