Geoffrey Holderi in the 1973 James Bond movie Live and Let Die, which brought some of the wilder cliches of voodoo to the moviegoing public

Ireland’s largest private collection of African tribal art was among the diverse lots in this week’s two-day Summer Fine & Decorative Art Sale (...)

Silver vinaigrette in a fitted case, made in Birmingham in 1836, which made €3,000, 10-times the estimate (€250-€350) at Mealy’s

The first quarter of 2014 has ended and Irish fine art and antiques auctioneers have a spring in their step. The first big art auctions of the (...)

Victorian Irish silver claret jug, made by West & Son, Dublin in 1886, which was won by EN Wynne for the 800 and 1,000 yards ranges in the Dublin Rifle Club Leinster Cup in 1888. The estimate is €1,500-€2,500 at Mealy’s.

Avoca, which is now one of Ireland’s best known retail brands, began life as a woollen mill in the Co Wicklow town of that name in the early 18(...)

Lot 534 in Mealy’s sale is catalogued as a watercolour “attributed to Adolf Hitler (1889-1945)” with an estimate of €1,000-€1,500 – the attribution has now been withdrawn

Mealy’s has amended its description of a painting “attributed to Adolf Hitler” ahead of next week’s fine art auction. Lot 534 in Tuesday’s sale is cat(...)

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(...)

‘Lenin on the March with Comrades’ oil-on-canvas, by Andrei Andreyevich Serbutovskiy, €4,000-€5,000

Forthcoming auctions Ongoing online auction: Morgan O’Driscoll Auctioneers. Bidding ends at 6.30pm on Monday, October 21st in online auction of Russia(...)