Harry Kernoff

AARON (HARRY) KERNOFF
(1900 - 1974) artist
Born 9th Jan 1900, London

Son of a Russian father and a Spanish mother. Attended an elementary school in London until 1914, when the family moved to Dublin. Studied at Dublin Metropolitan School of Art and won the Taylor Scholarship in 1923. He began his working life as a woodworker in his fatherís furniture business, and later this led him to the production of woodcuts. He painted mainly in oils and exhibited at the RHA every year from 1926. Elected RHA 1936.

In the forties he began to paint on a small scale, on canvasses 6 by 8 inches, and produced many hundreds of miniature oil paintings. His work was exhibited in Paris, Chicago, Amsterdam, and Toronto, and at World Fairs in Glasgow (19... read more

Recent Results

Harry Kernoff A Dublin Cab 10" x 10" Woodcut, signed by the artist - unframed Result: £170
Harry Kernoff Murphy's Boat Yard 10" x 7.5" Woodcut, unframed Result: £160
Harry Kernoff A Dark Horse 4.5" x 6" Woodcut, signed by the artist, unframed Result: £130
Harry Kernoff Murphy's Boat Yard 10" x 7.5" Woodcut, unframed Result: £120
Harry Kernoff Nelson Pillar - G.P.O Dublin 12" x 10" Woodcut, signed by the artist - unframed Result: £110
Harry Kernoff Grand Canal Lock 12" x 12" Woodcut - Unframed Result: £90
Harry Kernoff Farm, Askeaton, Co Limerick 10" x 12.5" Woodcut - unframed Result: £80
Harry Kernoff Untitled 9" x 7" Woodcut - unframed Result: £80
Harry Kernoff A Bird Never Flew on One Wing 5" x 6.5" Woodcut - unframed Result: £70
Harry Kernoff The Walk Home 20" x 16" Oil on Canvas Result: £1700
Harry Kernoff Caravans, Dublin 5" x 7" Woodcut Result: £60
Harry Kernoff Farm, Country Limerick 5" x 7" Woodcut Result: £40