Jacob Epstein

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Ursula Burke picks up on the updating theme with Balaclava Bust (2014)

For millennia, philosophers, thinkers and religious types have pondered the whereabouts of the seat of the soul. For a while it was thought to be in t(...)

Detail from ‘Early Morning in Donegal’ by Paul Henry which sold for €160,00

Adam’s regards its Christmas Important Irish Art auction as “a barometer of the health of the Irish art market”. Managing director James O’Halloran sa(...)

Connemara Cottages by Paul Henry

The Irish art market has had a lacklustre year but Adam’s has kept the “good stuff” until the end. Three artists: Paul Henry, Walter Frederick Osborne(...)

Portrait bust of ‘Tiger King’, Man of Aran, set to fetch up to €6,000

Man of Aran, a 1930s film about life on the Aran Islands directed by Robert J Flaherty featured a cast of locals rather than trained actors. Among the(...)

An image of Lot 86 Sir Jacob Epstein, Head of a Negro Boy, Bronze, 20cm high, Estimate €8,00.00 -€10,000.00

November is the busiest month for sales of fine art and antiques as auctioneers and dealers compete for a share of pre-Christmas spending. There is al(...)