Set of celestial and terrestial Globes sold through Adam’s for €30,000  (€25,000-€35,000)

Auction results Wednesday, April 17th, Adam’s, St Stephen’s Green. William IV terrestrial and celestial globes, €30,000 (€25,000-€35,000) and the Geo(...)

Lot 454: Central Bank of Ireland Lady Lavery War Code £20 note, €10,500 (€5,000-€6,000), Whyte’s

AUCTION RESULTS Saturday, April 6th Whytes Molesworth Street, The Eclectic Collector. With 87 per cent of lots sold, highlights of the auction were: (...)

Life cast Masks of David Bowie by Joe Murray (€500-€700), Morgan O’Driscoll.

Although the Irish art market appears to be heading towards recovery since the economic crash, it still remains a fickle world. Take, for example, Flo(...)

Helena Molony (1883–1967), actor, republican, trade unionist, and feminist, was born on January 15th, 1883, at 8 Cole’s Lane, off Henry Street in Dubl(...)

Self-portrait, 1914, by Margaret Clarke. Copyright the artist’s estate

By any standard, the artist Margaret Clarke, nee Crilly, was a high achiever. She was born in Newry, Co Down, in 1884 to a family in which learning wa(...)

 The Abbey Theatre in its early days. Photograph: the Abbey Theatre.

There was a special meeting of the Abbey Board in January 1939 to mark the death of WB Yeats, which had occurred a few days earlier in the south of Fr(...)