Since Sotheby's Ireland office opened in 1978 , it has become a valuable resource for local clients. With the help of Sotheby's international experts in all areas of fine and decorative art, jewellery, wine, books and collectibles, we are able to assist you if you have questions regarding buying or selling, or wish to have an object from your collection valued. Our specialists are available to you and are happy to help you find out the value of your item and we can give you a face-to-face valuation whenever and wherever you are. Initial valuations can also be given from images. The Ireland office is also happy to facilitate absentee bids, private sales or arrange for the shipment of consigned or purchased property. At present, we are actively seeking consignments in all collecting areas for inclusion in Sotheby's upcoming sales worldwide.
We also have the following specific valuation days and if of interest, please do contact us. Valuation are free of charge and without obligation.
10th February | Watches
20th – 22nd February | Early British Paintings
1st – 3rd March | Modern British & Irish Art
Valuation days may be subject to change due to Covid-19 Government Guidelines and travel restrictions.
Recent Sale Results:
Ireland/France: Art & Literature
16 May 2022
Sale total: € 928,116
Monte Alverno- An Irish Private Collection
26 May 2022
Sale Total: £1,053,360
The Irish Times, May 14 2022, ‘Important Irish art works on show at Paris exhibition Sales mark centenary of the 1922 World Congress of the Irish Race’
Irish Examiner, May 7 2022, ‘New European audience for giants of Irish art and literature Sotheby’s sale recalls an important centenary celebration of Irish culture in Paris’
Irish Examiner, May 8 2022, 'Collection from Dalkey home at Sotheby's in London'
Irish Times, May 21 2022, ‘Treasures from Dalkey mansion include imitation-Japanese furniture Paintings by Jack B Yeats and William Scott also feature in Monte Alverno Sotheby’s sale’
Irish News, June 3 2022, ‘Original Charlie Mackesy illustrations go on sale at Sotheby's’
Antiques and Art Ireland, February 18 2022, ‘IRELAND/FRANCE: ART, LITERATURE, WINE AT SOTHEBY’S PARIS’