Auctions and Fairs
Christy Brown archive to be kept in Ireland
March 19thBonhams, London. Archive of sketches, paintings, letters, poems, photographs and personal effects of Christy Brown made £37,500 ( €44,733), estimate £30,000- £40,000 and was acquired by the National Library of Ireland and the Little Museum of Dublin.
Sunday March 23rdDenis Drum Auctioneers, antiques and fine art auction at “Arcadia”, Green Road, Howth Summit, Howth, Dublin 13. 2pm. Victorian advertising mirror for Muratti’s cigarettes, €800-€1,200.
Tuesday, March 25thJohn Weldon Auctioneers, Cow’s Lane, Temple Bar, Dublin. Jewellery, silverware, gold coins, silver coins and Waterford crystal. 2pm. A rare George III gold Claddagh ring, circa 1775, by Austin French of Galway €3,000-€4,000.
Saturday and Sunday, March 22nd and 23rd Antiques, Art & Interiors Fair, Main Hall, RDS, Dublin 4. Saturday 11am -7pm; Sunday 11am- 6pm. Vast selection of antiques, jewellery and objets d’art.