Irish Book Awards

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Modern Ireland in 100 Artworks

100 artworks have been chosen for this beautifully illustrated book to represent each year from 1916-2015.  Compiled by the Royal Irish Academy in partnership with The Irish Times, they trace the story of Ireland’s creative output from the revolutionary period until today, a story of endless challenge and controversy.

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