Glory To The Brave Singer by Jack B Yeats, estimated at €250,000-€350,000, failed to reach its undisclosed reserve price and was unsold at Adam’s on Wednesday

In one of the busiest weeks of the year in Irish salerooms, the most expensive lot ever offered at auction, the “Pearse surrender letter” with a top e(...)

 Yuan Dynasty, blue-and-white “Yi’ pouring bowl sold to an online bidder in Malaysia for €28,000  (€2,000-€3,000)

Auction Results: Monday (November 28th) Whyte’s art auction, RDS, Dublin. 78 per cent of lots sold. Lot 32a, West of Ireland Landscape by Paul Henry (...)

Sir William Orpen’s Portrait of Mrs Oscar Lewisohn, formerly Miss Edna May was painted in 1915

“Some of the finest work by some of Ireland’s best artists, to appear at auction in some years” is how managing director of Adam’s James O’Halloran de(...)

Peacocks at Kilmurry, Co Kilkenny, by Mildred Anne Butler (€2,000-€3,000).

Earlier this year, Whyte’s auctioneers in Dublin announced the consignment of over 350 lots by the estate of the late Northern Ireland collectors Geor(...)

John Behan’s “The Bull of Easter II”: “an ingenious amalgam of biology and technology”

John Behan: Past and Present Solomon Fine Art, Dublin **** He may be in his late 70s, but John Behan, recognised as one of Ireland’s leading sculpt(...)

Detail of a signed print of  ‘Our Lady – Queen of Ireland’ by Leo Whelan (€150-€200)

Art auctions in the principal Dublin salerooms won’t resume until the autumn, but Whyte’s is holding an online-only summer art sale that ends on Monda(...)

Presents for the Priest by Howard Helmick €1,500 (€1,500-€2,000)

Auction Results Monday (May 30th) Whyte’s, Important Irish Art, RDS, Dublin 4. 80 per cent of Lots sold. Connemara Landscape by Paul Henry €100,0(...)

The star and badge of the Order of St Patrick of the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland, the Marquess of Crewe

The star and badge insignia of the Order of St Patrick, inherited by the late Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe from her father, the 1st Marquess of Crewe – (...)

Among the highlights is ‘Guards Parade, Dublin Castle’ a watercolour by Rose Barton, estimated at £6,000- £8,000

A collection of Victorian paintings by leading Irish artists has been “re-discovered” and will go under the hammer at a Sotheby’s auction in London on(...)

Couturier art sale

Danish-born Ib Jorgensen – the couturier-turned-art-dealer – was one of Ireland’s most renowned fashion designers in the 1970s and 1980s. He came t(...)

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