Sat, 23 May, 2020
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
BONHAMS will offer this large and impressive Waterford 18-light waterfall-and-bag chandelier at its home and interiors sale in Knightsbridge, London, on Tuesday.
Thu, 03 Oct, 2019
Your guide to auctions and events around the country over the next week.
Sun, 22 Sep, 2019
"On the weekends, if I cannot get away, I will try to get out to the beach, the mountains or even just the park — they remind me how natural materials sit so well together, and how these can be applied to my interior design projects."
Fri, 30 Aug, 2019
Des O’Sullivan casts an eye over Morgan O’Driscoll’s online art sale BISHOP Willie Walsh of Killaloe is generally considered by liberals in Ireland to be one of the good guys.
Sat, 18 May, 2019
Maureen O’Hara’s legacy as one of the most famous stars of Hollywood’s golden era has been further cemented, after an auction of the late actress’s personal belongings sold for almost €420,000.
Thu, 01 Dec, 2016
IT’S AUCTION season — time to bag a bargain — if you have a few million to spare that is.
Sat, 15 Aug, 2015
Wanted: one caring owner for a cherry-red 1954 Ferrari racer; current proprietorship heavily contested.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
A rare Aston Martin car once owned by actor Sir Peter Ustinov is up for auction and could fetch more than 1 million.
Sat, 02 May, 2015
The organisers of Goodwood’s popular Festival of Speed have announced that the meeting will be held on June 25-28.
Sat, 04 Apr, 2015
From the street to the world stage — an Irish graffiti artist has “the world at his feet” after one of his dynamic paintings sold at auction for more than €100,000.
Sat, 31 Jan, 2015
DEALERS OLD AND NEW
Wed, 12 Nov, 2014
Manly knee-slaps rock the polite simmer of exchange in the living-room....“I nailed that one coming around a corner!”
Sat, 04 Oct, 2014
A $38.1 million (€29.4m) Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta led the annual parade of classic car auctions in California to a record tally of almost $400m (€308.7m).
Sat, 06 Sep, 2014
A RARE Ferrari, representing a key early stage in the history of the sports car manufacturer, has sold at auction for €13.4 million.
Sat, 05 Jul, 2014
A work by one of Ireland’s most sought-after artists is to be sold at auction in London.
Tue, 15 Apr, 2014
The last remaining archive of work by Christy Brown has been bought in London by the National Library of Ireland and the Little Museum of Dublin for €45,000.
Thu, 20 Mar, 2014
A Harley-Davidson motorbike that briefly belonged to Pope Francis was sold to a mystery European buyer for €210,000 at a high-profile auction in Paris.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2014
A rare 1960s Ferrari convertible has sold in California for a record $27.5m (€20m).
Mon, 19 Aug, 2013
Jack Yeats’ pen and ink drawing The Sack of Baltimore dating from 1890/91 at Whyte’s Irish art sale at the RDS next Monday (May 27).
Sun, 26 May, 2013
COLLECTORS from all corners of Ireland will converge on Limerick this weekend.
Sun, 11 Nov, 2012
Bonhams auction house in New York has sold an original ticket to the 1912 launch of the Titanic and a dinner menu from the ill-fated ocean liner, plus a telegraph that read: “We have struck an iceberg.”
Tue, 17 Apr, 2012
Important Irish artist’s painting at Bonhams sale, Des O’Sullivan reports
Sat, 18 Feb, 2012
Galway Fisherfolk by Augustus John from the Elizabeth Taylor art collection made £5,625 at Christie’s in London on Wednesday.
Sat, 11 Feb, 2012
An acoustic guitar and an Ivor Novello songwriting award are among the items of John Lennon memorabilia being auctioned in the UK today.
Wed, 15 Dec, 2010
Music legend Eric Clapton is to sell off part of his extensive guitar collection – including one he played on stage with Cream – to raise hundreds of thousands for his rehab clinic.
Thu, 09 Dec, 2010
JOHN LENNON’s handwritten lyrics to the Beatles song I’m Only Sleeping will go on sale next month, Bonhams auctioneers said.
Wed, 24 Nov, 2010
A BEJEWELLED white glove Michael Jackson tossed to an Australian fan more than a decade ago has sold at auction for AUS$57,600 (€34,275).
Mon, 07 Sep, 2009
A bejewelled white glove Michael Jackson tossed to an Australian fan more than a decade ago has sold at auction for Aus$57,600 (€34,200).
Sun, 06 Sep, 2009
A RARE Bugatti car which was found in a garage after the death of its owner went on show to the media yesterday before it is sold at auction.
Sat, 10 Jan, 2009
IT WAS going, going, Goon yesterday as the auctioneer’s hammer fell on Spike Milligan’s personal possessions, raising tens of thousands of pounds.
Wed, 26 Nov, 2008
Celebrity spoon-bender Uri Geller went to the Savoy Hotel auction today – and is bidding for 360 spoons.
Thu, 20 Dec, 2007
John Lennon’s original draft of the lyrics to the Beatles’ classic A Day in The Life went on sale today, the 39th anniversary of the date Lennon was inspired to compose the song after reading his morning newspaper.
Tue, 17 Jan, 2006
The original lyrics of John Lennon’s song Give Peace A Chance are going up for sale.
Mon, 24 Oct, 2005
BIDDERS went bananas yesterday, paying €21,000 for paintings by a chimpanzee named Congo which were sold alongside works by Renoir and Andy Warhol.
Tue, 21 Jun, 2005
THE star lot in a collection of rare artefacts from the RMS Titanic failed to sell in auction yesterday.
Thu, 24 Mar, 2005
A COLLECTION of personal letters, photographs and other items documenting the tragic life of the “fifth Beatle” Stuart Sutcliffe was unveiled yesterday.
Fri, 25 Jul, 2003
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