May Guinness, Woman In Red (detail) achieved €34,000 (€6,000-€8,000) to a collector in California through Whyte’s

Auction results September 15th, Oliver Usher, Beamond House, Bellewstown, Co Meath. French grand piano, €1,600; club fender, €1,800; pair Regency kni(...)

Alexander WIlliams's Shark Fishing, Achill Island sold for 6,750 more than double its estimate of 3,000

Auction Results Sunday, August 11th – Dolan’s Art Auction Dooagh Achill Oil by Rev Edward Nangle €1,000; Alexander Williams's Shark Fishing, Achill I(...)

Tick Tock Tour Town which was U2’s first tour, and 11 O’Clock Tick Tock was their first international single

The forthcoming auction by Aidan Foley in Sixmilebridge in Co Clare this coming Tuesday offers a collection of more than 1,000 items acquired by Limer(...)

Lot 198, rare Padparadscha and diamond ring, €2,500-€3,000, O’Reilly’s

Auction results July 9th, Sotheby’s English Literature, History, Children’s Books and Illustration online auction. Irish woman Mary Dorgan’s 140 lett(...)

‘Paris (1948)’ by Louis le Brocquy (Lot 7, estimate €4,000-€6,000)

Forthcoming auctions and fairs Today and tomorrow (June 10th and 11th): Salvage and Interiors auction at Bailey Gibson, Oranmore, Galway. Over 1,110 (...)

Included in the sale is a bronze bust of John Wayne

On July 23rd last year almost 4,000 people streamed to the quaint village of Cong, Co Mayo, in the hope of picking up a piece of Ashford Castle’s hist(...)

A smart place to head when furnishing a house can be the auction room, where good quality handmade furniture that was built to last can be sour(...)

A Tara crystal chandelier at Buckleys, Sandycove, Co Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne
Smart buys

Irish Liquidators – Belgard Road, Tallaght, Dublin A warehouse rather than a shop, this place houses everything from harps to bathroom(...)

Finders keepers

Ferocious Mingle Marcade A bohemian wonderland of colourful traders, music sessions, a screen showing black-and-white movies, and bric-a-brac ran(...)