"Leaba Shíoda" by Nuala Holloway - Oil and Sand on Canvas
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Sunday, August 23, 2015
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
The Sienese painter Duccio di Buoninsegna's painting of the "Maesta" was carried through the streets of Siena in 1311 before being placed on the main altar in the Cathedral. Here "An Allegory of Italian Men" (Oil on Canvas) by artist Nuala Holloway is being carried through the streets of Florence before reaching the Palazzo Strozzi.
"An Allegory of Italian Men" by Nuala Holloway - Oil on Canvas - on exhibit at
the Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, Italy.
Monday, August 17, 2015
"Famine Ship - The Jeanie Johnston" by Nuala Holloway - Oil on Canvas
(This is the original oil painting which, accepted by the U.S. Embassy in Dublin, was presented to U.S. President Barack Obama on his first official state visit to Ireland in 2011. The Jeanie Johnston represents the type of ship President Obama's Irish ancestors would have sailed on as they headed for America. President Obama subsequently sent a personal letter of gratitude to Nuala for her gift)
Friday, August 14, 2015
"Elvis - Memories of The King" by Nuala Holloway - Oil on Canvas
(Commission / Inspired by Elvis Presley's 1968 Comeback Special)