Fine Arts

Rich selection of paintings and sculpture in upcoming Morgan O’Driscoll auction

The online sale of Irish and International Art includes 180 impressive works of art from the likes of Sean Scully, Louis le Brocquy and Bridget Riley

Lot 20: A Western Landscape (1919) by Paul Henry, estimate €80,000-€120,000

Poring over Morgan O’Driscoll’s superb catalogue for the upcoming Irish and International Online Art auction – which ends on Tuesday, April 18 – brought back childhood memories of getting my hands on the famed Hamleys Christmas catalogue.

The internet didn’t exist back then so I would spend several weeks diligently studying the latest Lego models, remote control planes, Transformers, etc, on paper. Santa’s letter was edited many times, based a very thorough assessment of that ...