Aesthetic pleasures of the Irish countryside
Rural idylls and abstract views are on show at de Veres March online auction
A headline lot at de Veres is an Irish rural idyll that harks back to a lifestyle that over the past year has become increasingly appealing to urban dwellers – country living, keeping hens and growing your own food, a world away from Deliveroo and streaming.
The Irish Farm is Margaret Clarke’s original artwork for one of five advertising posters she was commissioned to design by the Empire Marketing Board in 1930. These were intended...
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Historical highlights and ancient artefacts at Whyte’s
John McCormack’s portable altar and a letter from Kevin Barry are among the items at Whyte’s Eclectic Collector sale this week
Contents sale at Killoughter House will interest collectors
The sale will be held by Fonsie Mealy at the house in Ashford, Co Wicklow where Chester Beatty established a 160-acre equestrian estate in the 1950s