Auction results

Sat, Dec 1, 2012, 00:00

Monday, November 26thWhyte’s, Important Irish Art, RDS, Dublin. Adam and Eve In The Garden (tapestry) by Louis le Brocquy, €70,000 (€40,000-€60,000); Against The Stream by Jack B Yeats, €53,000 (€50,000-€70,000); Glencar, Sligo by Jack B Yeats, €42,000 (€30,000-€40,000); Upon Small Shoulders by Neil Condron, €19,500 (€10,000-€15,000); Portrait Of Sinéad O’Connor by Thomas Ryan, €8,500 (€5,000-€7,000); Loitering With Intent by John Doherty, €6,400 (€3,000-€5,000); Milking Time by Liam O’Neill, €5,200 (€4,000-€6,000); Cones by Martin Gale, €4,800 (€3,000-€4,000).

Tuesday, November 27th de Veres, Irish Art, Clyde Court Hotel, Dublin. Safe Harbour by Jack B Yeats, €90,000 (€80,000-€120,000); Abstract Composition by Mainie Jellett, €74,000 (€30,000-€50,000); Fresh Horses by Jack B Yeats, €40,000 (€40,000-€60,000).

Tuesday-Thursday, November 27th-29thSheppard’s Irish auction House, Durrow, Co Laois. An Art Deco diamond-encrusted lady’s watch, €2,900 (€1,500-€2,500); a pair of Georgian mahogany knife urns, €2,800 (€5,000-€8,000); an imperial Russian silver salt cellar in the shape of a pig, €1,450 (€500-€800); a Bank of Ireland militia musket, €1,300 (€1,200-€1,800); a pocket weather forecaster, dated 1915, by Negretti and Zambra, London, €165 (€50-€80).

Tuesday, November 27thJohn Weldon Auctioneers, Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin. A George III silver coffee pot, €1,050 (€1,000-€2,000); a boxed set of Irish Free State coins, dated 1928, €350 (€150-€250).

Forthcoming Auctions

Tuesday, December 4thAdams Blackrock Auctioneers, Blackrock, Co Dublin. Interiors and Fine Art Auction, 11am. Over 400 lots.

Forthcoming Fairs

Sunday, December 2ndDublin City Book Fair, Tara Towers Hotel, Merrion Road, Dublin 4. 11am-5pm.

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