Bronze sculpture of a woman with onions in her hands.
THE ONION SELLER
by seamus murphy
presented by sunbeam wolsey plc
dublin art foundry
The original 'Onion Seller' was cast in bronze in 1937 by sculptor Séamus Murphy. It is a monument to the women dealers in the Coal Quay, Cork City Open Market. The same statue was placed 10 years later 250 m further in Cornmarket Street (here)
Seamus Murphy - S. Ó Murcada (Burnfort near Mallow, Co. Cork 1907 - Cork 1975),