Ros Drinkwater

Ros Drinkwater

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Events calendar

Until September 22: Golden Thread Gallery, The Switch Room, 84-94 Great Patrick Street, Belfast, ...

Art Deco sparklers for the woman who had everything

Art Deco sparklers for the woman who had everything

Auction results

Auction results

September 9: At Home, Adam’s; total revenue €218,000; 76 per cent sold; top lots (hammer pric...

Dramatic results hoped for playwright’s art collection

Dramatic results hoped for playwright’s art collection

Basil Blackshaw and Norah McGuinness are among the artists to feature in the collection of Anne and the late Brian Friel, which is to be auctioned for the Peter McVerry Trust at Adam’s next week

A collector’s delight from the Big House

A collector’s delight from the Big House

If anyone caught the zeitgeist of the inter-war years it was German sculptor Otto Poertzel who ma...

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Events calendar

Until September 22: Kerlin Gallery, Regional Cultural Centre, Letterkenny, 074-9129186 Remains: W...

Biblical allusions lead Gormley’s sale

Biblical allusions lead Gormley’s sale

Gormley’s Fine Art is known for exhibitions of cutting-edge contemporary art, but headline lots...

Affordable Irish art in abundance from de Veres

Affordable Irish art in abundance from de Veres

Two hundred contemporary Irish artworks from the AXA Collection, at exceedingly modest prices: th...

Diamond-encrusted sparklers fit for Hepburn

Diamond-encrusted sparklers fit for Hepburn

The saddest piece of advice I’ve come across recently was given by a jeweller to a client who f...

Rib from an historic plane and other flights of fancy

Rib from an historic plane and other flights of fancy

Whyte’s eclectic collection ranges from the Vickers-Vimy aeroplane piece to Pearse’s chair to a young Bono’s schoolbook

Mahogany and miniatures in autumn sale

Mahogany and miniatures in autumn sale

A favourite with furniture makers, mahogany pieces feature strongly in Adam’s At Home sale next week

Ardaulin House contents sale is a musical feast

Ardaulin House contents sale is a musical feast

A house contents sale poses more questions than it answers. In the case of Ardaulin House, Dublin...

Object of desire

Object of desire

For Irish-born Nic Fiddian Green, sculpture has always been about the horse. “I’ve always bee...

Events calendar

Events calendar

Until September 7: Fenderesky Gallery, 103-105 Royal Avenue, Belfast, 048-90235245 The World’s ...

Want to build an art collection? Then learn from the experts

Want to build an art collection? Then learn from the experts

What is required can take years of dedicated research, an expert adviser and the ability to arrive at an informed decision, using both heart and head, as opposed to simply falling in love with a canvas