THIS year the annual January exhibition of Turner watercolours at the National Gallery of Ireland is being complemented by works from over 20 artists inspired by the master.
Fri, 03 Jan, 2020
Des O’Sullivan reports on stellar prices and previews upcoming sales
Sat, 30 Nov, 2019
Millions of euro of Irish art will change hands in coming weeks, with prices to suit everyone, writes Des O’Sullivan.
Sun, 17 Nov, 2019
Des O’Sullivan gives a preview of the Irish selection on offer at two sales in Dublin
Sat, 19 Oct, 2019
Timeless, the Irish Antique Dealers Fair, continues this weekend at the RDS in Dublin and is open from 11am to 6pm today and tomorrow.
Sat, 14 Sep, 2019
A major sale of Irish and international art will take place in the RDS on Monday, writes Des O’Sullivan
Rosscarbery antiques fair offers plenty of variety, writes Des O’Sullivan.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2019
You can view Morgan O'Driscoll's sale online or in person, writes Des O'Sullivan.
Sat, 03 Aug, 2019
Morgan O’Driscoll’s sale is on view all weekend, writes Des O’Sullivan
Sat, 05 Aug, 2017
Collectable yet affordable Irish work is going for sale online, says Des O’Sullivan
Sat, 15 Jul, 2017
A Paul Henry painting is among the works going under the hammer at the RDS, writes Des O’Sullivan.
Sat, 08 Apr, 2017
Sat, 01 Apr, 2017
Antique Cork furniture, GAA memorabilia and a range of artwork are on sale, writes Des O’Sullivan.
Sat, 18 Mar, 2017
Sat, 04 Mar, 2017
The winter selling season for Irish art continues apace next week with major sales by Morgan O’Driscoll at the RHA Gallery in Dublin next Monday at 6pm and by James Adam on Wednesday at 6pm.
Sat, 03 Dec, 2016
Des O’Sullivan takes a look at the forthcoming auction of furniture and art at Lynes and Lynes in Co Cork.
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Des O’Sullivan on an Invaluable service to art lovers and buyers.
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
Sat, 10 Sep, 2016
Des O’Sullivan finds top names for sale in Skibbereen auction.
Sat, 03 Sep, 2016
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Sat, 30 Jul, 2016
This print of Yachts of the water club of the Harbour, Cork is at Lynes and Lynes on July 16.
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
The influence of Cezanne can be clearly seen in Roderic O’Conor’s Still Life with Apples on a White Cloth.
Sat, 21 May, 2016
Gallery owners, art critics, fellow painters, and muses have paid tribute to painter Basil Blackshaw following his death at the age of 83.
Wed, 04 May, 2016
Sat, 20 Feb, 2016
Sat, 16 Jan, 2016
Irish artist’s portrait acclaimed for its raw colour, writes Des O’Sullivan.
Sat, 14 Nov, 2015
What might amount to a resurgence of the Irish art market could emerge next week. Advance interest in Morgan O’Driscoll’s Irish and International art auction at the RDS next Monday at 6 pm is heavy.
Sat, 12 Sep, 2015
Billed by Dolan’s as the first of the big summer marquee auctions, the antiques and collectibles sale at Kelly’s Resort Hotel, Rosslare, at 1pm tomorrow offers much to interest collectors.
Sat, 02 May, 2015
Dan O’Neill’s distinctive and atmospheric oil on board with blue hues entitled Travelling Through Kerry was the top lot at Morgan O’Driscoll’s sale at the RDS on Monday.
Sat, 13 Dec, 2014
Irish art will come under the hammer in Dublin and London next week. Fresh from his viewing in Skibbereen last weekend Morgan O’Driscoll will bring 124 lots to the RDS for auction on Monday at 6 pm.
Sat, 06 Dec, 2014
Variety on offer at the Ib Jorgensen Collection, writes Des OSullivan.
Sat, 08 Nov, 2014
William Scott’s Quiet Ochre painted in 1973 makes its first appearance on the auction market estimated at £100,000-€150,000.
Sun, 04 May, 2014
Whyte’s British and Irish art sale at the RDS, Dublin, features 216 lots.
Sun, 16 Feb, 2014
New and established names feature at Dolan’s sale in the Rochestown Park Hotel tomorrow, says Des O’Sullivan.
Sun, 19 Jan, 2014
177 lots at Adams sale include Lavery, Yeats and Henry, Des O’Sullivan reports.
Sun, 01 Dec, 2013
To keep an arts festival going in some of the toughest economic conditions this country has ever witnessed is an achievement in itself.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2013
THE Irish art market will be tested on the international stage in London next Thursday.
Sun, 19 May, 2013
A re-discovered seascape by Roderic O’Conor, a painting by Paul Henry last seen in 1973, and John Butler Yeats’s tender portrait of his son WB Yeats are among the prime Irish works at Sotheby’s sale of British and Irish art in London on May 23.
Sun, 05 May, 2013
An early masterpiece by the late legendary Irish artist Louis Le Brocquy is expected to fetch €500,000 at auction this week.
Mon, 28 May, 2012
A detail of Indoors Outdoors by Louis le Brocquy, estimated at €500,000-€800,000 for Adams’ sale on Wednesday.
Sat, 26 May, 2012
AN art gallery closely associated with the works of the late Markey Robinson has failed in a bid to stop a sheriff selling a number of paintings to meet a judgment debt.
Wed, 28 Sep, 2011
Movers and Shapers 3: Conversations in the Irish Art World
Sat, 19 Feb, 2011
The Bank of Ireland is to sell off more than 150 of its prized paintings and sculptures as hard-pressed taxpayers are hit with a €15bn plan to cut services and raise taxes.
Tue, 23 Nov, 2010
A painting by one of Ireland's most sought-after artists unearthed on 'The Antiques Roadshow' is to be auctioned.
Sun, 10 Oct, 2010
SCHOOL children are about to become serious art critics thanks to one of Munster’s leading art galleries.
Thu, 21 Sep, 2006
Hundreds of people from all around the country have been flocking to the Boyle Arts Festival in Co Roscommon to enjoy its mix of art, music and theatre, organisers said today.
Mon, 24 Jul, 2006
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