An entertaining collection from Osberstown House goes up for sale

A contents sale at the home in Naas, Co Kildare offers splendid examples of 19th-century furniture as well as works by contemporary artists

25th July, 2021
An entertaining collection from Osberstown House goes up for sale
Osberstown House in Naas, Co Kildare where the contents are up for sale

Fonsie Mealy’s Osberstown House contents auction provides a window on “the good life” as lived by a Co Kildare power couple with a taste for fine antiques and contemporary art.

Furniture highlights include a 19th-century gilt and ebonised console table of serpentine form with a white marble top, 84 x 195cm (€2,000-€3,000), a baby grand piano by Challen and Son, 99 x 147 x 150cm (€400-€600), and pair of X framed...

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