Reverie by Jack Butler Yeats achieved €1.4m (€500.000-€700.000) Whyte’s and Christie’s from  Ernie O’Malley Collection. A record price.

Auction results November 19th, Adam’s Blackrock. General auction. Irish Gothic pollard oak bookcase, €5,200; 18ct-gold rectangular pendant by AJ Torr(...)

Jack B Yeats, A Paris of the West achieved €787,964 (€565,000-€905,000) at Sotheby’s Irish Art Sale

Results Damien Matthews Clontarf Sale, November 16th and 17th Fancy yellow diamond 4.01ct €32,000 (€45,000-€75,000), Japanese gold mounted box with s(...)

A small violin and bow fetched €1,500 at the auction at Mullen’s of Laurel Park, having had an estimate of €100-€200.

AUCTION RESULTS Mullen’s of Laurel Park in Bray, Co Dublin, February 18th: an 80 per cent sale rate. Lot 326, Ciaran Cleere’s Waiting for Currachs to(...)

Lot 13: ‘Double Portait of Two Girls’ by Margaret Clarke (€20,000-€30,000) is among the artwork that was seen as too unorthodox in earlier decades, but now takes centre stage at Whyte’s auction

The Whyte’s Irish and International Art auction on March 4th at the RDS will offer an array of works by Louis le Brocquy, from lithographs, silkscreen(...)

In a second case, the  judge  threw out James Jordan’s €60,000 damages claim because he failed to disclose to his doctors and the Injuries Board that he was claiming for injury in a third and earlier accident. File photograph:  Courts Collins

Two personal injury claims by a Dublin carpet fitter for damages totalling €120,000 were thrown out by a judge on Monday. Judge Rory MacCabe told Jam(...)

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 Baptism of the King of Cashel by St Patrick’ by James Barry.

Creating History: Stories of Ireland in Art, the National Gallery of Ireland’s new exhibition, and its main contribution to the Decade of Centenaries,(...)

‘Airman of Inisheer’ by Margaret Clarke

“Since the beginning of 2015 the Irish art market has experienced a resurgence and there is a palpable confidence in the saleroom with collect(...)

Talisman by Conor Mary Foy, from the exhibition Approaching the Landscape

Approaching the Landscape Rua Red, Tallaght, Dublin ****   This exhibition is the end result of the second instalment of Rua R(...)

 Madge Fanning,  100 on May 28th May, holding a photograph of her with her siblings. Photograph: Alan Betson

Not being a history buff, Madge Fanning is unlikely to be able to tell you the details of the year she was born. The records show Charlie Chaplin mad(...)