Auctions and Fairs
Swiss Black Forest mantel clock, €2,600 (€800-€1,200) at Adam’s
March 9thAdam’s, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin
. Sunday Interiors Auction. 76 per cent of lots sold.
six Gothic-revival oak dining chairs
, €13,000 (€2,000- €3,000);
four Irish George II silver candlesticks, mark of Robert Calderwood
, €7,600 (€5,000-€7,000);
, €7,200 (€6,000-€8,000);
Magnum of 1961 Château Latour, €3,100 (€1,800- €2,800);
Portrait of A Lady
by Arthur Hacker, €3,000 (€3,000-€4,000);
mantel clock, €2,600 (€800-€1,200);
terrestrial globe, €360 (€500- €700). Full
Wednesday, March 19th , Bonhams, London. An archive, dating from 1945-76, of sketches, paintings, poems and letters by Christy Brown, whose life inspired the film My Left Foot , £30,000- £40,000.
Today and tomorrow (Saturday and Sunday, March 15th and 16th): National Antiques & Art Fair, 10am-6pm daily at the South Court Hotel, Raheen, Limerick.