Fortgranite Estate in Baltinglass in Co Wicklow

The forthcoming sale of the contents of Fortgranite Estate in Baltinglass in Co Wicklow by Fonsie Mealy offers an insight into the remarkable history (...)

A glass case of 19th century taxidermy by H Ward of Oxford Street, London. The display, which includes pheasants, partridges and various exotic birds, sold in Ireland in 2017 for €4,200

Tables throughout Ireland are now well rid of plump turkeys for another year, but stuffed birds – and other creatures – of a very different kind are a(...)

Taxidermy, which was long out of favour, is very much back in fashion. Spectacular examples of colonial-era taxidermy from various outposts of the Bri(...)

A portrait of Mrs Mary Power Lalor (nee Ryan) of Long Orchard, Co Tipperary, seated in a black lace dress with pearl and diamond necklace (€3,000-€5,000)

The contents of yet another Irish country house are up for sale. This time it’s Coolavin, Monasteraden, Co Sligo – former home of the MacDermot family(...)