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us: Bhreathnach-Lynch, Síghle


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  • Variants

    • us: Lynch, Síghle Bhreathnach-
  • Additional Information

    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) National Gallery of Ireland
        • Affiliation Start: 1998
        • Affiliation End: 2009
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Art, Irish
      • Occupation

          (lcsh) Art historians
            (lcsh) Authors
              (lcsh) Art museum curators
          • Sources

            • found: National Gallery of Ireland. Discover Irish art at the National Gallery of Ireland, 1999: t.p. (Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch) cover (curator of the Irish Collection, Natl. Gallery of Ireland)
            • found: 50 works of Irish art you need to know, 2015: (Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch is an art historian, writer and former curator of Irish Art at the National Gallery of Ireland (1998-2009))
            • found: Princess Grace Irish Library Cultural Centre, via WWW, August 24, 2016 (Dr. Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch --Art Historian; writer and art historian Dr. Síghle Bhreathnach-Lynch is a former curator of Irish Art at the National Gallery of Ireland; although her fascination with art began as a child, Síghle originally studied languages at University College Dublin and later the Montessori education method; it was not until the age of 40 that she followed her true passion and returned to college to study for a diploma in the History of European Art as a mature student; having won a scholarship in the diploma, Síghle studied art history at undergraduate level and went on to complete a Ph.D.; she then became a lecturer at UCD, as well as a regular guide and speaker at the National Gallery of Ireland; in 1998, she was appointed as the first curator dedicated exclusively to the Irish collections in the National Gallery; after retiring in 2009, Síghle continues to research, publish and lecture on all aspects of Irish art).
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            • 2000-03-14: new
            • 2016-08-26: revised
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