Forthcoming Auctions


Sunday, June 10th:Matthews Auctioneers, antiques auction on the premises auction at Westland Estate, Monalty, Kells, Co Meath. 1pm. Over 600 lots including furniture, rugs, china, pictures, and taxidermy.

Tuesday, June 12th:Adams Blackrock, Main St, Blackrock, Dublin. Auction at 11am, featuring the contents of Lantern Antiques, a shop on Francis Street, which has closed. Georgian mahogany breakfront bookcase, €3,000-€4,000; Waterford Crystal nine-branch chandelier €1,200-€1,500; Victorian rosewood sofa table €1,000-€1,200; late 19th century silver dish ring, made circa 1880 in London, €1,000- €1,200.

Tuesday, June 12th:Bonhams, London. Auction of books, maps, manuscripts and historical photgraphs. The only copy of the 1913 Ulster Proclamation of a Provisional Government known to have survived, £20,000-£30,000.

Tuesday, June 12th:Usher’s Auction Rooms, Kells, Co Meath. Antiques and collectibles auction at 5pm to include the contents of the Rathmines home of broadcaster Mike Milotte.

Tuesday, June 12th:Gormleys Art Auction, Culloden Estate and Spa Hotel, Belfast. 7pm. The Mystery Painting by James Humbert Craig, £10,000-£12,000.

Wednesday, June 13th:Adam’s, St Stephen’s Green, Dublin. Fine period furnishings, paintings, silver, wine and rare whiskey. A George III mahogany and brass-bound wine cooler €3,000-€4,000; a case (12 bottles) of Château Lynch Bages, 1995 (Pauillac, Bordeaux, 5eme Cru Classé) €1,000-€1,500; a single bottle of Château Margaux 1983 (Premier Grand Cru Classé, Margaux, Bordeaux) €400-€600; a bottle of 1951 Knappogue Castle Whiskey €500-€600.


Sunday, June 10th: Antiques Fair, Mill House, Village at Lyons, Newcastle, Co Dublin, noon-6pm.