Fine Arts

Banshees of Inisherin sparks Adam’s Irish vernacular sale

Irish traditional furniture is showcased at the upcoming sale of 269 lots, some of which were used in the internationally acclaimed film

A 19th Century stained carved wooden model of Hibernia harp has an estimate of €800-€1,200

There are certain moments in popular culture which cause us to pause, reflect and reassess our Irishness, one such recent moment being the phenomenal success of the The Banshees of Inisherin. Incidentally, it has created a mini boom for the chunky Aran sweater and now the spotlight shines on vernacular furniture.

On April 12, Adam’s of Stephen’s Green presents its first Irish Vernacular auction of 269 curated items including over a dozen pieces which featured ...