Welcome Home tablecloth and matching tea cosy, which was presented by Britain’s Queen Mary to an Irish woman during the first World War (€1,000- €2,000), Niall Mullen/Victor Mee

One of the great things about auctions is the fascinating array of historical objects that come from Irish houses. Curiosities offered this month incl(...)

A series of eries of early unpublished letters from WB Yeats to Ethel Veasey, 1883-85- Sothebys.

FORTHCOMING AUCTIONS Please note – as government health restrictions may change – do consult with auction rooms in advance of any in room sales. Most(...)

Frank McKelvey, Fishing Boats on Donegal Coast (€4,500-€5,500), Adam’s Blackrock

RESULTS November 23rd Morgan O’Driscoll Irish and International Art sale Jug, William Scott €85,000 (€80,000-€120,000); Maam Valley, Paul Henry €66,(...)

Lot 152, a bronze death mask of James Joyce (€1,500–€2,000).

From pikes and pistols to sundials and sextants, there is quite a selection of historic artefacts in Mullen’s of Laurel Park sale, taking place live a(...)

Chateau La Mission Haut-Brion, Graves, 1961, Twelve bottles, in their original wooden case achieved €29,000 (€12,000–€16,000) at Adam’s Fine Wine sale

 There were strong results at the recent Fine Wine and Spirits auction held by Adam’s of St Stephen’s Green on August 10th. With more than 95 pe(...)

The Royal Navy Reserve officer’s sword owned by and inscribed for Erskine Childers.

A Collector’s Cabinet sale at Mullen’s in Bray, Co Wicklow on July 11th is a browser’s paradise with and eclectic parade of items for the curious to t(...)

An email of this Chinese moonflask was sent to Sotheby's in Dublin by an Irish collector. The flask is estimated to be worth £150,000-£200,000 and will be offered in their Chinese Sale later this year

There is no spinning it, we now find ourselves in uncharted waters in the art and antiques market. However Irish auction houses are still open for bus(...)

Lot 91 in Mullen’s  Collector Cabinet sale: Erskine Childers’s royal navy reserve officer’s sword engraved R. E. Childers, (€3,000-€5,000). The auction has been postponed

With the nation on a go-slow and people staying indoors some auctioneers have postponed auctions due to take place over the coming weeks. Others have (...)

A 1986 facsimile of the Book of Kells, one of 1,480 produced in full colour €4,000– €6,000

A copy of the world’s most famous medieval manuscript The Book of Kells, will feature at the forthcoming Collector’s Cabinet sale at Mullen’s of Laure(...)

Peat Stacks Connemara by Paul Henry, €36,000 (€15,000-€25,000) Morgan O’Driscoll

Auction results Tuesday, August 6th, Morgan O’Driscoll. Paul Henry, Peat Stacks Connemara, €36,000 – more than double its lower reserve of €15,000. L(...)

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