Sheppard's Irish Auction House

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DECEMBER 2-5: DUBLIN & PROVINCIAL, DURROW, CO.LAOIS

ORDER OF SALE
Tuesday 2 December, 10:30am sharp
Lots 1-651: Silver, Jewellery, Furniture, Ceramics, Fine Art

Wednesday 3 December, 10:30am sharp
Lots 671-1259: Militaria, Furniture, Ceramics, Fine Art

THURSDAY 4 DECEMBER, 10:30am sharp
Lots 1301-1822: Oriental Art, Wine Cellar

Thursday 4 December, 7:00pm sharp
Lots 1901-1985: 7:00PM Evening Art Sale

Friday 5 December, 10:30am sharp
Lots 2001-2270: Library of Books

SALE PREVIEW
Saturday 29 November 10:00 - 5:00 pm
Sunday 30 November 10:00 - 5:00 pm
Monday 1 December 10:00 - 5:00 pm

ENQUIRIES

Auction co-ordinator
Michelle Brophy
+353 57 874 0000
info@sheppards.ie

Auctioneer
Michael Sheppard
+353 57 874 0000
michael.sheppard@sheppards.ie

IN THE NEWS

5 DECEMBER 2014
MICHAEL FLATLEY'S 'TAP-DANCED' PAINTING ONTO CANVAS SELLS FOR €22,500
The painting, titled 'Rossmore Island' - an abstract depiction inspired by an island in Kenmare Bay, Co Kerry - went under the hammer in the saleroom at Durrow, Co Laois in an art auction that was broadcast online. Continue reading...

29 NOVEMBER 2014
SHEPPARD'S FOUR-DAY AUCTION INCLUDES PORTRAIT OF NOTED VICTORIAN JOCKEY FRED ARCHER
Sheppard's is holding an unprecedented "mini-season" of auctions on four consecutive days next week - daily at 10.30am and also broadcast online - starting on Tuesday, December 2nd. Continue reading...

28 NOVEMBER 2014
WORLD-CLASS FANS
Collecting antique fans is a highly-specialist and surprisingly expensive hobby but devotees will swoon at the world-class collection going under the hammer at Sheppard's auction in Durrow on December 4th. Continue reading...

28 NOVEMBER 2014
AUCTIONEERS SAY CANVAS COULD BE FAMOUS PAINTING 'THE RUSH GATHERERS'
A famous 19th century painting of Lough Corrib in Connemara by James John Hill - believed lost for over 150 years - has unexpectedly been found. Continue reading...

28 NOVEMBER 2014
LORD OF THE CANVAS: MICHAEL FLATLEY PAINTING TO FETCH €20k - €30k
A painting by Michael Flatley titled Rossmore Island is the star lot in Sheppard's auction next week. The painting by the dance star will go under the hammer on December 4th with an estimate of between €20,000 and €30,000. Video: Bryan O'Brien.

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26 NOVEMBER 2014
MICHAEL FLATLEY'S 'TAP ART' CAN BE YOURS FOR €30K
Ahead of the December 4th auction, art expert Philip Sheppard talks Newstalk through Michael Flatley's Rossmore painting. He discusses Flatley's unique method and what they expect from the sale. Video link...

24 NOVEMBER 2014
Michael Flatley's 'Tap' Art Can Be Yours For €30K
The 'Riverdance' star's art is to be auctioned in Ireland for the first time, with a guide price of €30,000. The Chicago-born dancer took up painting as a form of relaxation and as a natural development of his dance and music. "My painting is a deep passion," he said. Continue reading...

22 NOVEMBER 2014
MICHAEL FLATLEY'S TAP-DANCED PAINTING IS START ATTRACTION AT AUCTION
A painting by Michael Flatley titled Rossmore Island is the star lot in Sheppard's auction next month. The dance star, who is currently on an international tour with his show Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games, last year announced he would be embarking on a new career as a visual artist. Continue reading...

30 AUGUST 2014
SHEPPARD'S OPEN OFFICE IN D4
In a further sign of improving business sentiment, Sheppard's auctioneers has announced the opening of a Dublin office at 120 Pembroke Road in Ballsbridge. The move will increase competition in the capital's fine art and antiques market. Continue reading...

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