Ros Drinkwater

Ros Drinkwater

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

Object of desire

Object of desire

The AC Cobra was a car that made motor racing history in 1964. The brainchild of former racing dr...

Event Guide

Event Guide

Until August 30: Gallery Zozimus, 56 Francis Street, Dublin 8, 01-4539057 Musicians Through the A...

Stormy Orpen skies and rural dreamscapes

Stormy Orpen skies and rural dreamscapes

According to Bruce Arnold, William Orpen’s biographer, the artist took a busman’s holiday on ...

Chippendale show reveals a riot of colour within wood

Chippendale show reveals a riot of colour within wood

The passage of time has a way of pulling the wool over our eyes. Think of all those pristine whit...

Object of desire & Auction results & Events calendar

Object of desire & Auction results & Events calendar

Of all the automobiles in all the world, this is the one that movie and television directors find...

An extravagant glimpse of life in great Irish houses

An extravagant glimpse of life in great Irish houses

The sheer diversity of Fonsie Mealy’s Chatsworth summer sale provides a remarkable insight into...