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01 400 2014

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All The Fun Of The Fair

Roll up Roll Up!  The 47th IADA Antiques Fair will take place in the RDS from October 5th-7th with something for everyone and catering to all individual tastes.  Please see Irish Times of 29th September for a flavour of what to expect.  Plus there is the added bonus of knowing that you are buying a […]

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A Piece Of Bond!

If you are a James Bond fan and would like to own a piece of memorabilia now is your chance!  Christies will hold a special James Bond online auction beginning on September 28th and ending on 8th of October.  Catalogue available for viewing on Christies website with instructions for bidding.  Items include props, posters, clothes […]

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Shaken and stirred by the art deco bar

AFTER THE horror and economic misery of the first World War, Europeans desperately needed a lift. The age of modernity swept in from the United States on a wave of jazz, flapper girls and “talkie movies”, ushering in the Roaring Twenties. The predominant design style was, of course, art deco and the art, furniture, glass, […]

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Ireland’s favourite Painting

The critics have debated, the public has spoken and the painting has been selected.  The winner of Ireland’s Favourite was “The Meeting On The Turret Stairs” by Frederick William Burton. It is a great win for a watercolour.

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Irish Artists At Christies

Christies will hold a sale of 20th century Irish and English art on May 24th in London.  Lowry, Yeats, Henry to mention but a few will be on offer and the prices reflect the popularity of Irish Art outside our Isle. Results will be posted after sale.

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Vote For Ireland’s Favourite Painting

The lines for voting for Ireland’s favourite painting have opened so if you haven’t already voted you can do so on http://www.rte.ie/tv/masterpiece/vote.html  and voting will close on Monday 21st of May at 2pm with the result to be given by the President on Thursday 24th of May. The shortlist of ten paintings is as follows: […]

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Antiques Fair Off To A Good Start

The annual Antiques Fair was off to a good start in the RDS yesterday with a steady crowd hoping to bag that bargain.  The numbers are expected to increase over the weekend and there is something to suit every budget from small collectibles to large pieces of furniture.  Every branch and period of the Antiques […]

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Irish International Art & Antiques Fair

The Irish International Art & Antiques Fair will take place in the Main Hall Complex of the RDS, Dublin from Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th of March 2012.  The opening hours are from 11am on each of the days until 9pm on Friday, 7pm on Saturday and 6pm on Sunday.  Come along and buy with confidence, only […]

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War Time Memorabilia

As part of a world wide initiative there is a unique opportunity to have your wartime memorabilia and stories recorded next Wednesday 21st of March from 10am to 7pm.  The National Library in Kildare Street will be the venue for this history roadshow as archivists attempt to document and digitize anything relating to the First […]

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Auction This Sunday

An auction of the house contents of 11 Orwell Road, Rathgar will take place this Sunday at 2pm with viewing from 11am-2pm Sunday or 11am-6pm Saturday.  Some quality items of furniture together with Irish silver and paintings.  Viewing a must!

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