Question 100: What was Father Ted’s routine explanation for alleged financial misconduct?

What was Father Ted’s money doing? What did Mary Robinson’s electors rock in 1990? And could Lindsay Lohan play soccer for the Republic of Ireland? (...)

Lot 45 Roderic O’Conor, Figures in a Pool

Ever wondered what a Louis le Brocquy or a Donald Teskey would look like on your wall?  Well, you don’t have to wonder any more.  A new app(...)

Lot 46, “The Night has Gone” by Jack B Yeats: has an estimate of €250,000-€350,000.

The first of the big Dublin winter art auctions takes place at de Veres on Tuesday, November 21st, and includes two major oil paintings by Jack B Yeat(...)

‘West of Ireland Bog’ by Paul Henry  made €100,000 at Whyte’s – the top price in the Dublin autumn art auctions

Paul Henry’s west of Ireland landscapes dominated the Dublin sales and Francis Bacon hit a rare stumbling block in London. Auctioneers have reason to (...)

Sir William Orpen’s ‘On The Hill of Howth, Co Dublin’

The last of the big Dublin autumn art auctions – at Whyte’s on Monday – includes three very different images of women by three of the big names in Iri(...)

Coolattin House near Shillelagh, Co Wicklow

Country house auctions always attract a crowd and Sheppard’s expects over 3,000 people at this week’s big bash in Coolattin House near Shillelagh, Co (...)

Basil Blackshaw’s Clint Eastwood made €22,000 at Adam’s

Auction Results: Thursday (March 23rd) Christie’s, South Kensington, London. Currachs, Connemara by Harry Kernoff, an oil-on-panel, dating from 1932,(...)

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(...)

The Golf Links, North Berwick’ by Sir John Lavery is estimated at £300,000-£500,000

Some major paintings by Irish artists are due to be auctioned this week in London. On Wednesday (November 23rd) Bonhams Modern British & Irish A(...)

Most of the main Irish auction houses are “resting” for Hallowe’en and the schools’ mid-term break after a hectic autumn, but have already announced d(...)

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