‘West of Ireland Bog’ by Paul Henry  made €100,000 at Whyte’s – the top price in the Dublin autumn art auctions

Paul Henry’s west of Ireland landscapes dominated the Dublin sales and Francis Bacon hit a rare stumbling block in London. Auctioneers have reason to (...)

Sir William Orpen’s ‘On The Hill of Howth, Co Dublin’

The last of the big Dublin autumn art auctions – at Whyte’s on Monday – includes three very different images of women by three of the big names in Iri(...)

Coolattin House near Shillelagh, Co Wicklow

Country house auctions always attract a crowd and Sheppard’s expects over 3,000 people at this week’s big bash in Coolattin House near Shillelagh, Co (...)

Basil Blackshaw’s Clint Eastwood made €22,000 at Adam’s

Auction Results: Thursday (March 23rd) Christie’s, South Kensington, London. Currachs, Connemara by Harry Kernoff, an oil-on-panel, dating from 1932,(...)

Glory To The Brave Singer by Jack B Yeats, estimated at €250,000-€350,000, failed to reach its undisclosed reserve price and was unsold at Adam’s on Wednesday

In one of the busiest weeks of the year in Irish salerooms, the most expensive lot ever offered at auction, the “Pearse surrender letter” with a top e(...)

The Golf Links, North Berwick’ by Sir John Lavery is estimated at £300,000-£500,000

Some major paintings by Irish artists are due to be auctioned this week in London. On Wednesday (November 23rd) Bonhams Modern British & Irish A(...)

Most of the main Irish auction houses are “resting” for Hallowe’en and the schools’ mid-term break after a hectic autumn, but have already announced d(...)

‘Prescriptions Accurately Prepared’, by John Doherty, is part of Sotheby’s Irish Sale in London on Tuesday, September 13th (£15,000-£20,000)

Auction results Sunday (September 4th) Matthews Auction Rooms sale of the house contents of 68 Wellington Road, Ballsbridge, Dublin, home of the lat(...)

‘By-Pass No 4’  by Martin Gale

Auction Results: Sunday (May 22nd) Adam’s, 26 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2. Fine Period Interiors Auction. 77 per cent of lots sold. On the Lagoon, Ve(...)

Detail of ‘The Housekeeper’, by William Leech, which  is being sold from a private collection

A beautiful painting called The Housekeeper is on display at de Veres on Kildare Street this weekend and there could hardly be a more appropriate or a(...)