Pastels and Paintings. Introduction by Kees Van Hoek.Limited Edition of 900 Numberes Signed Copies. Three Candles, 1945. Large folio. Quarter oatmeal canvas, contrasting grey paper boards printed in green. Light browning to boards, corners worn, contents in very good condition. Contains 36 tipped-in colour and black and white plates, many of which were done in Ireland during the final years of World War II. De Genaro worked in Ireland from 1940 to 1946. He exhibited regularly at the RHA from 1942. Predominantly a portrait painter, he painted many prominent figures in Dublin Society such as Dr. Douglas Hyde, Jerome Connor, Jack Yeats and actor Ria Mooney.