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Discovering Ireland’s hidden historical treasures

Discovering Ireland’s hidden historical treasures

When Adam’s decided to present historical documents and letters as part of an art rather than a book sale, a huge new area of interest for collectors was sparked

Dublin Painting and Sketching Club marks 140 years

Dublin Painting and Sketching Club marks 140 years

This year’s theme is, appropriately, the Liffey

Object of desire

Object of desire

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A strawberry by any other name is just as sweet

A strawberry by any other name is just as sweet

Adam’s latest sale of vintage silver features a tasty dish in more ways than one

Laughing all the way to the Banksy

Laughing all the way to the Banksy

His most recent mural, a protest over the imprisonment of Turkish journalist Zehra Dogan, can be seen on the Houston Bowery Wall on New York’s Lower East Side

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How contrasting settings inspired two Northern stars

How contrasting settings inspired two Northern stars

A flat on Abbey Road in London and a mansion at the foot of the Mourne Mountains were where Gerard Dillon and Daniel O’Neill produced some of their finest work

Jazzing up some 21st-century classics

Jazzing up some 21st-century classics

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Events calendar & Auction results

Putting on the Ritz after four silent years

Putting on the Ritz after four silent years

No hotel on earth has a history quite like the Ritz in Paris. Now thousands of its treasures and trinkets are going under the hammer

Lush rural landscapes offer balm at Bonhams

Lush rural landscapes offer balm at Bonhams

Sale in London this week offers three Irish landscapes

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How poverty produced true panache and poise

How poverty produced true panache and poise

Belfast artist Colin Middleton had fallen on hard times when he painted the exquisite Judy, which is now on offer at Adam’s latest sale

Letter from Swift a highlight among historic Irish books

Letter from Swift a highlight among historic Irish books