Rory Guthrie

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Lot 54 – Art deco style French dining table 1970, €600–€1000

The 400 or so lots in De Vere’s Design Auction on May 19th are spread across three categories: furniture, art and, unusually, wine. Included in the s(...)

Lot 31: Rosewood sideboard attributed to Rudolf Glatzel for Fristho Franeker (€800-€1,200)

The recent announcement by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar regarding limiting his meat consumption to reduce his carbon footprint didn’t go down too well with (...)

When art auctioneer Rory Guthrie wanted to extend the small terraced house in Monkstown, Co Dublin, that he bought in 2004, he wanted “space to hang m(...)

‘Free Travel’ by Martin Gale

Auctioneers de Veres of Kildare Street, Dublin, whose “Irish Art Auction” takes place on Tuesday (April 17th) believe – a mix of hope and expectation (...)

Jack B Yeats’s 1947 painting The Night Has Gone  sold for €255,000, the top price of the year at De Veres

Almost 10 years on from the 2008 banking crisis and subsequent economic crash, the market in Irish art, antiques and collectibles has undergone a rema(...)

Lot 6, an Italian rosewood “T69” dining table, by Osvaldo Borsani and Eugenio Gerli for Tecno, Milan, dating from 1965

Heard about the “antiques auction” with no antiques? De Veres auction in Dublin on Sunday, October 15th, features not a single stick of Georgian or Vi(...)

Adelle Hughes, associate director at Whyte’s Auctioneers. “Buy the best you can afford instead of mediocre examples by several artists”

Buying the work of a young, up-and-coming artist could prove to be a good long-term investment but picking a winner is like predicting the Grand Natio(...)

Jack B Yeats: From The Woods Shadow, €80,000-€120,000.

Appropriately timed to coincide with the week of St Patrick’s Day, de Veres art auctioneers in Dublin is launching a sale of “quintessentially Irish” (...)

Sotheby’s auctioneer Oliver Barker fields bids at the  sale of David Bowie’s art collection. Photograph: Michael Bowles/Getty Images

The auction of David Bowie’s private art collection at Sotheby’s in London last week turned out to be an unqualified success and was a “white glove” s(...)

Waiting by Leo Whelan, up for auction at €60,000 to €80,000 after selling in 2007 for €265,000

Dublin art auctioneer John de Vere White recalls that 20 years ago he was “reaching a stage in life where the phrase ‘pension planning’ was being band(...)

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