The Liffey Swim
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This painting is an illustration of the annual river Liffey swim race event in Dublin, Ireland. Jack B. Yeats won a silver medal for this painting in the Paris Olympics of 1924 for artistic endeavour.
Dimensions/Extent:24 x 36 ins/61 x 91.5 cms.
Author: Yeats, Jack B.
Type of material:Image
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Movement:Modern, early 20th century.
Subject (TGM):Events -- Ireland -- Dublin
River Liffey -- Dublin -- Ireland
Swimming -- Dublin -- Ireland