Sunday January 20th:Dolan’s auction of Irish paintings, Rochestown Park Hotel, Cork. Kinsale, Mending The Nets by James Brohan €4,000 (€4,000-€6,000); Sheepdog by Mark O’Neill €2,100 (€1,750-€2,250); Soft Evening Light Sets The Hills Aglow by George Gillespie €1,700 (€1,800-€2,400); Summer And The City by Carol Ann Waldron €1,440 (€750-€1,000); White Roses In A Ceramic Jar by Mat Grogan €600 (€650-€850).
Wednesday January 23rd:Bonhams, London. Auction of 19th-century paintings. Milking Time in St Marnock’s Byre by Walter Frederick Osborne £38,000 (£25,000-£35,000); On The Sands of Scheveningen by Nathaniel Hone £26,000 (£8,000-12,000).
Tuesday January 29th: Lev Mitchell Auctioneers. Executors’ house contents auction at Red Gates, Bohernamoe, Kells Road, Ardee, Co Louth. 11.30am.
Wednesday January 30th: O’Reilly’s, 126 Francis Street, Dublin 8. Auction of antique and vintage jewellery. 1pm.
Sunday January 27th: Dublin City Book Fair, Tara Towers Hotel, Merrion Road, Dublin 4. 11am-5pm.
Sunday January 27th: Antiques Fair, Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin 3. 11am-6pm.