Private Wealth Management

‘I don’t approve of what Wall Street and the wealthy have done to this country, but they are the very ones buying my paintings.” The quote, from Ameri(...)

James Scallon  passing the Custom House during the Dublin City Liffey Swim .Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

Clad in speedos, yellow swimming hats and little else the first competitors dived in into this year’s Liffey Swim with fervour after Lord Mayor Oisín (...)

‘A Farm in County Down’ by Paul Henry

Since the economy crashed in 2008, the Irish fine art and antiques market has experienced a flight to quality and search for safe-haven status. The mo(...)

A Fair Day, Mayo by Jack B Yeats sold for €1 million in 2011, the highest figure paid at auction for a work of art in Ireland

The Irish fine art and antiques market was worth an estimated €50 million last year. That’s a drop of about 50 per cent since the peak of the boom (...)

The final big auctions in London before the summer wind-down saw interesting results for the Irish lots. At Sotheby’s literature sale, a set of six ex(...)

Two paintings by Jack B Yeats will be auctioned by Christie’s in London next week. On Wednesday, Meeting the Dawn, an oil-on-canvas measuring 50cm by (...)