© National Gallery of Ireland
 
Patrick Hickey, Irish, 1927-1998
Printmaker: 
Marc Reilly, Irish, b.1956
Title: Veronica's Veil
Date: 1998
Medium: Etching on fabriano rosaspino bianco paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 50 x 65 cm
Image: 40 x 59.5 cm
Credit Line: Commissioned, National Gallery of Ireland, 1995
Object Number: NGI.20875
DescriptionThis print was inspired by a painting 'Veronica's Veil Held by Angels' c.1494 by a member of the Syrian School: NGI. 978. It forms part of the series commissioned for the exhibition 'Art into Art' held in the National Gallery of Ireland, 20 May- 19 August 1998. The prints were created by members of Graphic Studio Dublin and invited artists and were inspired by artworks in the Gallery's permanent collection.