Ros Drinkwater

Ros Drinkwater

A duel in the crown and a marriage on the hoof

A duel in the crown and a marriage on the hoof

The story of an easily impressed heiress and two aristocrats who couldn’t shoot straight is revealed in Whyte’s latest sale

Revisiting an artist who captured the Famine’s zeitgeist

Revisiting an artist who captured the Famine’s zeitgeist

Daniel MacDonald is remembered as the only Irish artist to directly confront the Famine. When sho...

Events calendar

Events calendar

Until March 28: Oliver Sears Gallery, 29 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2, 01-6449459 Press Play: grou...

A priestly Galway residence steeped in history

A priestly Galway residence steeped in history

The Old Parochial House in Rosscahill, Co Galway has earned a niche in both political and art his...

Carrickmines six-bed enclosed by large garden for €1.395m

Carrickmines six-bed enclosed by large garden for €1.395m

The custom of having the whole family under the same roof is, I believe, still alive and thriving...

Some elegant expanses and beautiful visions at Adam’s

Some elegant expanses and beautiful visions at Adam’s

Tranquil, beguiling landscapes are the order of the day at Adam’s latest art sale

A letter of note to a woman of significance

A letter of note to a woman of significance

Who has access to private missives sent over the internet? It’s a 21st-century head-banger, but...

Events calendar & Auction results

Events calendar & Auction results

March 25: Bonham’s European Ceramics Valuation Day; and March 27: Bonham’s Antiquities Valuat...

Yeats’s romantic riverbank interlude leads De Veres sale

Yeats’s romantic riverbank interlude leads De Veres sale

The 1924 painting Tralee captures the artist at a moment of stylistic change in his career

Tearing a strip off the great Canaletto

Tearing a strip off the great Canaletto

There’s only a week left to see the Canaletto exhibition from the Royal Collection of Queen Eli...

Playful works from a pop titan go under the hammer

Playful works from a pop titan go under the hammer

George Michael and his partner Kenny Goss amassed a collection of leading-edge artworks that read like a snapshot of their time

The celebrity portraits in Warhol’s print archive

The celebrity portraits in Warhol’s print archive

An exhibition of screenprints currently showing in Belfast is calculated to realise £1 million. ...

Old Ireland’s Islamic link

Old Ireland’s Islamic link

In light of the raging debate on the state of our health service, it is interesting to learn that...

Mothers and kings reign over African collection

Mothers and kings reign over African collection

Want to add a frisson of exotica to a contemporary interior? Add a piece of African art. Victor M...

Auction results

Auction results

February 26 and 27: Paradigms and the Unexpected; Sheppard’s. Top lots (hammer price): pair of ...