Ros Drinkwater

Ros Drinkwater

Reaching the pinnacle of country life in Co Cork

Reaching the pinnacle of country life in Co Cork

An elegant, spacious and comfortable residence accompanied by a paddock for ponies are all part of the make-up of Mishells House near Bandon, writes Ros Drinkwater

How a friar chronicled the capture of Constantinople

How a friar chronicled the capture of Constantinople

A manuscript dating from the Ottoman conquest of the mid-1400s goes under the hammer at Fonsie Mealy’s sale next week

From the Edwardian to the eccentric

From the Edwardian to the eccentric

At Dolan’s Limerick sale today, 300 lots run the gamut from Georgian furniture and silver to a ...

Charming antique jewellery at Adam’s

Charming antique jewellery at Adam’s

At Adam’s winter jewellery sale, lots range from a charming amuse-bouche, a ruby and coral char...

Events calendar & Auction results

Events calendar & Auction results

Today, 2pm: Dolan’s Limerick Auction of Art and Antiques, Castleroy Park Hotel, Limerick; see d...

Milford House gives up its colonial spoils

Milford House gives up its colonial spoils

Seldom does an auctioneer arriving to catalogue a house contents sale find the sort of treasure t...

Le Brocquy’s ‘mysterious box’

Le Brocquy’s ‘mysterious box’

Examples from the iconic Head series and other portraits of significance come to Whyte’s

Portraits, landscapes and splendid 18th-century furniture

Portraits, landscapes and splendid 18th-century furniture

Sheppard’s two-day sale next week has a wealth of fine 18th-century furniture, notably a splend...

Events calendar & Auction results

Events calendar & Auction results

Until November 25: Irish Museum of Modern Art, Kilmainham, Dublin 8, 01-6129900 Sunset, Sunrise: ...

The light fantastic in west Cork

The light fantastic in west Cork

Glenview is a stylish and contemporary mountainside home with valley and sea views and stunning sunsets

Thoughtfully modernised family home in Ballsbridge

Thoughtfully modernised family home in Ballsbridge

The living/dining room has timber flooring and a fireplace with a gas fire. Floor-to-ceiling glazing looking out over the private rear garden floods the house with light

The home of their dreams that just kept on growing

The home of their dreams that just kept on growing

Spacious and beautifully designed, Rushfield outside Dundalk is a house that has expanded fourfold since its initial construction in the mid-1980s

Bringing poetry to painting

Bringing poetry to painting

Works by Yeats, O’Conor and Le Brocquy are highlights at the de Veres Irish art auction

Le Brocquy’s iconic tapestry leads Morgan O’Driscoll sale

Le Brocquy’s iconic tapestry leads Morgan O’Driscoll sale

The late artist’s 1974 work Cavanagh, an Aubusson tapestry, is so spectacular that it needs to be seen in person to be believed

Events calendar

Events calendar

Today: Vue - Contemporary Art Fair 2018, 11am-6pm, Royal Hibernian Academy, 15 Ely Place, Dublin ...