Chinese porcelain from the collection of Sir Alfred Beit, late of Russborough House, Co Wicklow, sold by the Alfred Beit Foundation at Sotheby’s, London. The top lot was a black-ground famille-rose bowl, £434,500 (£80,000-£120,000).

AUCTION RESULTS Sunday, November 3rd Matthews Auction Rooms. Contents of Violet Hill House, Herbert Road, Bray. A three-carat diamond ring, €18,000 (€(...)

Bronze garden statue of a lion made €7,500 at Mealy’s

Auction ResultsMonday, October 21st Morgan O’Driscoll Auctioneers auction of Russian and Czech paintings. 78 per cent of lots sold. Lenin on the March(...)