Rare Irish silver, gold teeth and Jack B Yeats paintings: November auction rooms
Results and forthcoming auctions and fairs
Presumed Irish, George II Walnut and Rouge Royal marble wine cooler (1740) achieved $43,750 through Sotheby's
Sotheby’s New York Furniture Silver and Ceramic Sale
Irish Silver Salver, John Hamilton $12,500, Rare Irish silver octagonal sugar bowl WP Dublin (1717), $20,000, George II Walnut and Rouge Royal marble wine cooler (1740) $43,750. From an Irish collection: Nine Norwegian and Swedish silver spoons $18,750, and Norwegian silver dish $56,260 (estimate $3,000-$5,000). All results include buyer’s premium.
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 5TH
Adam’s St Stephen’s Green, Asian Art Sale
Almost 200 lots featuring fine oriental ceramics, sculpture and art. See adams.ie.
John Weldon Cow’s Lane Temple Bar, Dublin 2
Jewellery Auction of 300 lots to include a selection of engagement rings, diamond jewellery, silverware, watches and curiosities. Single stone diamond 2.8ct ring (€11,000-€13,000), rare purple pink diamond cluster ring 0.54ct (€12,000-€15,000), 10.4ct emerald with diamond shoulders (€18,000-€22,000).
Eclectic lots include a collection of gold false teeth (21g) (€200-€300). See jwa.ie.
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 7TH
Sheppard’s of Durrow Masterworks Sale
SUNDAY AND MONDAY NOVEMBER 10TH AND 11TH
Milltown Auction Rooms Dromiskin, Dundalk, Co Louth
Two day auction of 900 lots to include the contents of Harbour View House Skerries, and 80 lots of antique pine from a retired pine restorer. Regency mahogany inlaid fold over tea table (€300-€400), Victorian inlaid oval drop leaf table (€300-€500), pine trunk in its original paint (€150- €200), Peterson Pipe display case (€200-€300), Players double sided sign (€300-€400) and Thor’s Croquet set (€200-€300). See milltownauctionrooms.com.
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 19TH
Adams’s St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2
Mid Century Modern sale featuring designs by Franco Albini, Gio Ponti, Ico Parisi, Augusto Romano and Max Ingrand and works by contemporary artists to include Robert Ballagh, Callum Innes, Patrick Graham, Sean Scully, Richard Gorman, Elizabeth Magill and Mark Francis. See adams.ie.
Sotheby’s London, Irish Art sale
To feature Ireland’s leading artists from the 19th century to the present day: Sir John Lavery, Roderic O’Conor, Paul Henry, Sir William Orpen, Jack Butler Yeats, Louis le Brocquy, Colin Middleton, Gerard Dillon, Mary Swanzy, Mainie Jellett, Basil Blackshaw, Rowan Gillespie and Hughie O’Donoghue. See sothebys.com.
MONDAY NOVEMBER 25TH
Whytes in association with Christie’s, RDS Dublin
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 27TH
Bonhams, London, Important Design sale
To include a rare marble portrait bust by sculptor John Henry Foley of Sir Benajmin Lee Guinness, who restored St Patrick’s Cathedral and upon his death was in the process of the restoration of Archbishop Marsh’s library, which was completed by his son Arthur. (€20,000-€30,000).
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY NOVEMBER 9TH-10TH
National Antiques Fair South Court Hotel Limerick.
Over 75 stands offering everything from period furniture, fine jewels, vintage accessories and art.
Art Source RDS Dublin to feature 200 contemporary Irish and international artists and galleries. See artsource.ie.