John Byrne - Self Portrait. John Byrne is an artist born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, now living in Dublin. He went to art college in Belfast, then to the Slade School of Art in London in the There he began to practice as a performance artist
This is a postcard that I bought years ago and I think it is a portrait of one of the Slab Boys. John Byrne is also a playwright and has written for theatre and T.: The Slab Boys, Tutti Frutti, Your Cheatin' Heart and Cuttin' A Rug.