Auction results and fairs
An 1911 inventory of the contents of Dunsandle House, near Athenry, Co Galway, (above) sold for €1,700 (€200- €300) at Usher’s
Auction results Thursday, July 3rd Oliver Usher Auctioneers, Kells, Co Meath. Auction of rare books and manuscripts. An 1911 inventory of the contents of Dunsandle House, near Athenry, Co Galway, prepared by Bennett & Son, Auctioneers & Valuers, Dublin €1,700 (€200- €300); the Dunsandle House visitors’ book, €800 (€300- €400); Dunsandle House family photo album, €850 (€200-€300). Forthcoming auctions Tuesday, July 15th John Weldon Auctioneers, Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin. 2pm. Auction of silver and jewellery. Limerick silver circular lidded box, by Joseph Johns circa 1750, €5,000-€7,000; ruby and diamond bracelet set in 18ct gold, €4,000-€6,000; silver two-handle cup engraved “Templeogue Lawn Tennis Club President’s Prize 1928 won by WM Murphy”, €200-€400. Wednesday, July 16th Christie’s, London. British and Irish Art Auction. Oil painting, Early Away, 1948, by Jack B Yeats £40,000-£60,000. Forthcoming fairs Sunday, July 13th Antiques Fair, Newpark Hotel, Kilkenny. 11am-6pm.