Angela McAteer, an expert in Chinese art at Sotheby’s

The major Dublin auctioneers have announced dates for the first big autumn sales. There’s still time to consign items but closing dates are imminent. (...)

Detail from `Girl in an Orchard (Under the Apple Blossom)` by Maria Dorothy Webb

After one of the busiest auction seasons in years, Adam’s is pausing for summer and its St Stephen’s Green saleroom is hosting the traditional loan(...)

The Bewley’s Clock, a 19th-century fusee bracket clock, made by McMaster and Son of 91 Grafton Street, Dublin. It was purchased by Ernest Bewley for his office when he opened the famous landmark cafe in Westmoreland Street in 1896. The estimate is €1,500-€2,500 at Adam’s

A busy schedule of spring and summer auctions at Adam’s concludes next weekend with a Sunday Interiors sale featuring more than 550 lots. The auction (...)

The top lot in Adam’s was a painting by Roscommon-born Impressionist artist Roderic O’Conor, a French landscape titled Chemin Mènant à Grez which made €210,000 within the estimate (€150,000-€250,000).

It is almost mid-point in the 2014 auctions calendar and the results from two major art sales in Dublin this week suggest that the Irish market is rec(...)

‘A Dusty Rose’ (€50,000-€70,000)  by Jack B Yeats, one of the pieces from Deepwell, the home of John Reihill which is to be auctioned by Adam’s

In September 2011, Adam’s sold a painting titled A Fair Day, Mayo by Jack B Yeats for €1 million – the highest price ever paid for a picture at auctio(...)

Exceeding the estimate: Chinese pale and russet jade ritual wine vessel, expected to sell for €6,000 sold for €380,000 at Adam’s

A little piece of carved Chinese jade with a top estimate of €6,000 sold for €380,000 at Adam’s, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin last Sunday. The 18th cent(...)

Newcastle cup and saucer, c1780, €300-€400 at Adam’s

Auction resultsMonday, May 5th Dolan’s Art Auction House, Kelly’s Hotel, Rosslare, Co Wexford. 82 per cent of lots sold. Susanna by Seán Keating, €10,(...)

An original copy of the 1916 Proclamation sold for €90,000 at Adam’s

As the centenary commemorations for the Easter Rising draw closer there had been speculation that the prices for items of memorabilia would beg(...)

The Long Road Home, Connemara, by Patrick Hennessy sold for €16,000 (€7,000-€10,000) at Adam’s

Results from De Veres De Vere’s art auction at Bewley’s Hotel, Ballsbridge,on Tuesday evening end(...)

‘The White Mare’ by Patrick Hennessy (€4,000-€6,000) at Adam’s

Viewing begins tomorrow, Sunday, at Adam’s on St Stephen’s Green for the Important Irish Art auction that takes place there on Wednesday eveni(...)