Marie Carroll ( - 2016)

 

  Drinks at the Shelbourne Bar, Dublin

 

Dublin City's manifold enticements have captivated Marie Carroll and provided the inspiration and subject matter for her delightful paintings for more than forty years.

 

Her techniques and themes reflect her interest in the painterly concerns of French Impressionism, which she modernizes through her use of strong harmonious colours, illustrating the success in which the artist assimilates aspects of Impressionism while staying true to her own idiosyncrasies.

 

She received her formal training at the Goldsmith College of Art, where she spent three years learning and developing her masterly control of light and colour. Marie moved to Ireland in the 1970's, where she fell in love with the vibrant, bustling streets and the historic parks of Dublin.

 

Compiled of a harmonious range of hues, she creates compositions in which she mixes herself with the crowd on one of Dublin's most bustling thoroughfares, Grafton Street, and plays the role of an onlooker at a wedding outside Dublin's monumental Shelbourne Hotel. The insouciant crowds and busy, scurrying waitresses inside favourite Dublin meeting places - Bewleys and the Shelbourne - are brought to throbbing life as they are captured in a riot of harmonious colours, applied with a seemingly spontaneous yet masterly hand. She sees Dublin as a feminine city and Dublin is indeed the heroine of her paintings.

 

In contrast to these urban scenes of well-known Dublin landmarks, rural scenes, including country cottages from the West of Ireland and seascapes along the Irish coastline, have also dominated her oeuvre. For these paintings, Marie tends to abandon the striking palette her Dublin scenes are famously known for, in favour of a much softer palette  comprising of earthy tones; ochers and browns, perhaps in reflection of the outdoor subject matter. Her work which is greatly inspired by the Irish coastline and its tradition of sailing and beach activities is dominated by swirling and sweeping brushstrokes. Her sailing scenes, which capture the dynamic movement of the sea, are painted en plein air, thus capturing the spontaneity of the moment, again reflecting the ideals of French Impressionism so prominent in her work.

  

She is an instinctive preservationist. "I don't like to see my city vanishing before my eyes" she has said; a hearty Amen to that. But above all, she is a painter of happiness and of joie de vivre.

 

 

iMarie Carroll died in 2016.

 

 

 

306 products in this category, displaying products 101 to 200.

  ARTIST/TITLE PRICE  
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Campanile Trinity College
Acrylic on card framed
38cm x 50cm (15" x 20")

SOLD
€590.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Trinity College, Spring
Acrylic on card framed
51cm x 19cm (20" x 7.5")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Christmas at the Shelbourne
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 42cm (12'' x 16.5'' )

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
The Shelbourne, Dublin
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 40cm (12'' x 15.5'' )

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Bewley's Cafe, Dublin
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Returning Home, Connemara
Acrylic on card framed
60cm x 84cm (23" x 33")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Rooster
Acrylic on card framed
41cm x 30cm (16" x 12")

SOLD
€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
University Church, Wedding Day
Acrylic on card framed
41cm x 30cm (16" x 12")

SOLD
€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Child's Play
Acrylic on card framed
41cm x 30cm (16" x 12")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Rooster in Blue
Acrylic on card framed
38cm x 25cm (15" x 10")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Bewleys
Acrylic on card framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Towards Trinity College
Acrylic on card framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Trinity College c. 1949
Acrylic on card, framed
43 cm x 59 cm (17'' x 23'')

SOLD
€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Cottage by the Farm
Acrylic on card, framed
59 cm x 43 cm (23'' x 17'')

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Perched Crow
Acrylic on canvas, framed
26cm x 19cm (10" x 7.5")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Seated Rooster
Acrylic on canvas, framed
26cm x 18cm (10" x 7.5")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Three Ballerinas
Acrylic on canvas, framed
26cm x 18cm (10" x 7")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Merrion Square
Acrylic on canvas, framed
26cm x 18cm (10" x 7")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
The Four Courts
Acrylic on canvas, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Bewleys
Acrylic on canvas, framed
51cm x 76cm (20" x 30")

€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Drinks at the Shelbourne
Acrylic on card, framed
72cm x 102cm ( 28.5" x 40")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Going for "one"
Acrylic on board, framed
60cm x 41cm (23" x 16")

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Rooster in the Farmyard
Acrylic on board, framed
41cm x 30cm (16'' x 12'')

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Sandymount Strand
Acrylic on board, framed
60cm x 80cm (23.5" x 31.5")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Boats resting in the Harbour
Acrylic on board, framed
72cm x 97cm (28.5" x 38")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Gathering the Flock, Connemara
Acrylic on board, framed
72cm x 97cm (28.5" x 38")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Watching the Sails
Acrylic on board, framed
72cm x 97cm (28.5" x 38")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Passersby, Four Courts
Acrylic on board, framed
97cm x 72cm (38" x 28.5")

SOLD
€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
University Church
Acrylic on board, framed
97cm x 72cm (38" x 28.5")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Bewleys
Acrylic on board, framed
97cm x 72cm (38" x 28.5")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Mother Hen
Acrylic on card, framed
59cm x 41cm (23'' x 16'')

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Constitution Room, Shelbourne
Acrylic on board, framed
71cm x 102cm (28" x 40")

SOLD
€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Cottage with a mountain View
Acrylic on card, framed
20cm x 15cm (8" x 6")

€250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Picnic by the Seaside
Acrylic on card, framed
20cm x 15cm (8" x 6")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Dublin City, Christmas
Acrylic on card, framed
25cm x 20cm (10" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Thatch Cottage
Acrylic on card, framed
25cm x 20cm (10" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Winter Sailing
Acrylic on board, framed
25cm x 20cm (10" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
The Shelbourne Bar
Acrylic on card, framed
25cm x 20cm (10" x 8")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
The Golfer
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Poppies
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Country Cottage
Acrylic on board, framed
76cm x 102cm (30" x 40")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Fishing at Lough Corrib
Acrylic on board, framed
76cm x 102cm (30" x 40")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Outside the Shelbourne
Acrylic on board, framed
76cm x 102cm (30" x 40")

SOLD
€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Ha'Penny Bridge
Acrylic on board, framed
90cm x 64cm (35.5" x 25")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Sunny Day at the Farm
Acrylic on board, framed
84cm x 60cm (33" x 23.5")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Family Day , Stephen's Green
Acrylic on board, framed
60cm x 84cm (23.5" x 33")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Stephen's Green
Acrylic on board, framed
51cm x 76cm (20" x 30")

€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Three Geese
Acrylic on board, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Ballerina
Acrylic on board, framed
15cm x 20cm (6" x 8")

€250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Four Courts, Boat Race
Acrylic on card
31cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Stephens Green
Acrylic on board, framed
71cm x 102cm (28'' x 40'')

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Country Road'
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 41cm (12'' x 16'' )

SOLD
€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Trip to the seaside'
Acrylic on card, framed
41cm x 59cm (16" x 23")

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Campanile, Trinity College'
Acrylic on card, framed
51cm x 76cm (20" x 30")

€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'St. Stephens Green'
Acrylic on card, framed
60cm x 84cm (23" x 33")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Spring Sailing'
Acrylic on card, framed
38cm x 59cm (15" x 23")

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Watching the sailboats
Acrylic on card, framed
41cm x 60cm (16" x 23.5")

SOLD
€750.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Watching the boats sail by'
Acrylic on card, framed
31cm x 41 cm (12" x 16")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Seaside Picnic'
Acrylic on card, framed
41cm x 31 cm (16" x 12")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
'Child with Balloons'
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Summer Time, Sailing
Acrylic on card, framed
21.5 x 28cm (8.5'' x 11'')

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Cottage in the Country
Acrylic on canvas, framed
41cm x 61cm (16" x 24")

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Summer Time, Sailing
Acrylic on card, framed
25.5cm x 18.5cm (10'' x 7.5'')

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Four Courts
Acrylic on card, framed
20cm x 29cm (8" x 11.5")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Grafton Street
Acrylic on card, framed
20.5cm x 15cm (8" x 6")

€250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Hen
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 21cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Sailing
Acrylic on card framed
42 cm x 30 cm (16" x 12")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Malahide Beach
Acrylic on card framed
40cm x 29cm (16" x 11.5 ")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Hen
Acrylic on card framed
34cm x 30cm (13.5" x 12")

€390.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Stephen's Green
Acrylic on card, framed
25cm x 19cm (10" x 7.5")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Taking Flight
Acrylic on card framed
41cm x 29cm (16" x 11.5")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Hen
Acrylic on card framed
40xcm x 30cm (16" x 12")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Skerries Coast
Acrylic on card framed
21cm x 15cm (8" x 6")

€250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Brittas Bay
Acrylic on card framed
26cm x 19 cm (10" x 7.5")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Arms Around You
Acrylic on canvas
100cm x 100cm (39' x 39'')

€5,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Early Start at the Farmyard
Acrylic on card, framed
41cm x 59cm (16" x 23")

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Morning Call
Acrylic on card, framed
18cm x 25cm (7" x !0")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Cottage, Slea Head, Co. Kerry
Acrylic on card, framed
72cm x 102cm (28.5" x 40")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Bewley's Cafe, Dublin
Acrylic on card, framed
72cm x 102cm (28.5" x 40")

€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Ballet
Acrylic on card, framed
36cm x 25cm (14'' x 10")

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Watching the Sails
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 41cm (12'' x 16'' )

€490.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Four Courts
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Watching Sail Boats, Galway
Acrylic on card, framed
50cm x 18cm (20" x 7")

€390.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Watching Sailboats, Dublin Bay
Acrylic on card, framed
36cm x 25cm (14" x 10")

€390.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Grafton Street
Acrylic on card, framed
30cm x 20cm (12" x 8")

SOLD
€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Geese and Rooster by the Farm
Acrylic on Canvas ,Framed
76cm x 102cm (30" x 40")

SOLD
€4,900.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Connemara Cottages
Acrylic on card, framed
60cm x 84cm (23.5" x 33")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
The Shelbourne Bar, Light Pink
Acrylic on card, framed
56cm x 64cm (22"x2 5")

€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Shelbourne Bar
Arcylic on card, framed
15cm x 20cm (6" x 8")

€250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Stephen's Green, Summer
Arcylic on card, framed
25cm x 19cm (10" x 7.5")

€350.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Conemara Cottage
Arcylic on card, framed
61cm x 80cm (24" x 31.5")

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Mount Errigal
Arcylic on card, framed
60cm x 84cm (23.5" x 33")

SOLD
€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Hay Stacks
Arcylic on card, framed
59cm x 60cm (23" x 24")

€750.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Ring of Kerry
Arcylic on card, framed
51cm x 76cm (20" x 30")

€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
The Burren
Arcylic on card, framed
51cm x 76cm (20" x 30")

€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Cottage by the Heather Field
Acyrlic on board, framed.
59cm x 41cm (23'' x 16'')

€690.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Four Courts
Acyrlic on board, framed.
59cm x 84cm (23'' x 33'')

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Resting Boats, Dun Laoghaire
Acrylic on card, framed
51cm x 76cm (20" x 30")

SOLD
€1,250.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Watching the Sails,Brittas Bay
Acrylic on card, framed
59cm x 84cm (23'' x 33'')

€1,500.00
Marie Carroll Marie Carroll
Stephen's Green
Acrylic on card, framed
59cm x 84cm (23'' x 33'')

€1,500.00
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