Conor Owende of Old Belvedere takes a lineout catch during the Ulster Bank  Division 1A clash against  St Mary’s College at Anglesea Road. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Ulster Bank League Division 1A round-up: Conor McKeon was the hero for Lansdowne as his nerveless injury-time penalty decided today’s low-scoring top (...)

‘Isle of Capri’ by Robert Taylor Carson (€3,000-€4,000)

Auction resultsSunday, September 15th Adam’s, 26 St Stephen’s Green. Sunday Interiors sale. A Georgian mahogany-topped wine table, €3,200 (€150-€250);(...)

‘The Farm, Provence’ by Roderic O’Conor, estimate €150,000-€250,000

Adam’s, the country’s biggest fine art and antiques auctioneers, has started the autumn season at a cracking pace. Already this month, the company has(...)

Skibbereen, Co Cork-based auctioneer Morgan O’Driscoll is to stage an art auction in Dublin on Monday, September 23rd at the Clyde Court Hotel, Ballsb(...)

Victorian art has been out of fashion in an international art market dominated by collectors prepared to pay multimillion-euro sums for modernist art(...)

Auction ResultsMonday, May 27th Whyte’s, Important Irish Art, RDS, Dublin. Bringing In The Turf by William Conor, €21,000 (€18,000- €22,000); Connema(...)

Striped Jug and Flowers by Anne Redpath

A busy week in Dublin salerooms begins with Adam’s “Sunday Interiors” auction tomorrow at 11am with more than 600 lots including furniture, sil(...)

Michael McDonough (79), Barbara 

McDonough-Flynn (76) and Margaret 

McDonough-Nee (75) in 
Milton, near 
Boston.
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 The three siblings were painted in 1946, when they were children, by artist Derek Clarke for ‘Connemara’, 
left, 
which sold at auction for ¤38,000.

Rarely has a painting attracted such interest or generated more emotion than Connemara Family (...)

The foothills of the Blackstairs Mountains, on the Carlow-Wexford border, have never witnessed the likes. A sheepdog named Rothko – if you don’(...)