W.H. Walsh and guests at opening exhibition of KDW

From attached caption: ''P4/C Opening Kilkenny Design Workshops. Photographed at the exhibition were L to R: Mrs W. Elliott (An Uaimh) Mrs Oisin Kelly, Mr. W.U. Walshe, Chairman, and Artist Oisin Kelly.'' Verso: caption plus [imprinted] ''Lensmen Ltd. Phone 73447. Press and P.R.

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People at KDW opening reception in Kilkenny Castle

From attached caption: ''663. Official Opening Kilkenny Design Workshops Limited, November 15, 1965. Photographed at a reception prior to the formal opening of Kilkenny Design Workshops Limited on November 15, 1965, (l. to r.) Mr. Paul P. Hogan, Director, Kilkenny Design Workshop

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Michael Woods, Muircheartach Ó Seaghadha and Pat Henderson at KDW exhibition, 1984

From attached caption: ''Picture shows Deputy Michael Woods, (right) viewing one of the exhibits, a Linen Glass Cloth, designed by the late Oisín Kelly and hand screen printed in a sheltered workshop in Kilkenny on Irish linen, with Muircheartah Ó Seaghadha, (left) Manager, Field

Glass cloth Exhibitions of design Design in Ireland Dublin, Nassau Street


Display of candles and candleholders in glass case

Display of cast iron and wrought iron candleholders and other items from the 1960s. Some in the items were designed by Oisin Kelly and Bertel Gardberg.

Candle Candleholder Exhibitions of design Design in Ireland


Hercules candleholder

Hercules candleholder, possibly designed by Oisin Kelly

Candle Cast Iron Candleholder Design in Ireland Industrial design and Furniture


Acrobats candleholder

Acrobats candleholder, likely by Oisin Kelly

Cast Iron Candleholder Design in Ireland Industrial design and Furniture


Brochure designs

View of a range of brochures for exhibitions and events, including exhibitions of the work of Oisin Kelly and Patrick Scott.

Brochure Design in Ireland Exhibitions Graphic Design


Silver figure of St. Patrick

Silver figure of St. Patrick, designed by Oisin Kelly for presentation to Pope John Paul II during his visit to Ireland.

Trophy Design in Ireland Silver holloware