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#Auction

# auction - Sunday 6 May, 2012

What happens to the things that the gardaí or Revenue seize?
# Seized Stuff
# Seized Stuff

What happens to the things that the gardaí or Revenue seize?

May 6th 2012, 8:30 AM 49,332 Views 19 Comments

We take a look at what happens to the cars, jewellery, cash and drugs that are seized or recovered by Irish authorities.

# auction - Thursday 3 May, 2012

The Scream sets auction record with $119m sale
# The Scream
# The Scream

The Scream sets auction record with $119m sale

May 3rd 2012, 7:54 AM 3,110 Views 27 Comments

The pastel work was one of four Munch created of the image and was sold in its original frame.

# auction - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Swab used to clean Collins' corpse 'withdrawn from auction'
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Swab used to clean Collins' corpse 'withdrawn from auction'

Apr 19th 2012, 7:27 PM 3,848 Views 13 Comments

The owner of a swab used to clean the corpse of rebel leader Michael Collins has reportedly withdrawn it from an auction.

# auction - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Collins hair ‘withdrawn from auction’ after family reveals sadness at sale
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Collins hair ‘withdrawn from auction’ after family reveals sadness at sale

Apr 17th 2012, 9:41 PM 9,413 Views 30 Comments

A lock of Michael Collins’ hair is withdrawn from sale after members of his family say they believed the auction was inappropriate.

# auction - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Would you like a house for €15,000?
# Property
# Property

Would you like a house for €15,000?

Apr 11th 2012, 11:01 AM 20,707 Views 36 Comments

It’s in Cavan but it’s a two-bed semi-detached – just one of the ‘distressed’ properties in latest auction.

# auction - Monday 9 April, 2012

Lock of Michael Collins' hair to be auctioned
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Lock of Michael Collins' hair to be auctioned

Apr 9th 2012, 5:49 PM 5,100 Views 72 Comments

The lock of hair is amongst a range of items of historical value being auctioned off in Dublin this month. Other items include newspapers, pistols and photographs.

# auction - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Relatives of Titanic victim appeal for help in buying letter at auction
# Titanic100
# Titanic100

Relatives of Titanic victim appeal for help in buying letter at auction

Feb 26th 2012, 5:53 PM 4,645 Views 5 Comments

A letter by surgeon John Edward Simpson written just days before the ship sank in April 1912 is to expected to fetch at least $50,000 at the auction later this week – but his descendants want the letter back in Belfast.

# auction - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

Artist's invisible ink signature revealed after 30 years
# Invisible Ink
From The Daily Edge
# Invisible Ink

Artist's invisible ink signature revealed after 30 years

Feb 14th 2012, 5:14 PM 5,423 Views 14 Comments

Auction house Sotheby’s says it has uncovered the secret signature of a graffiti artist on a piece from 1982.

# auction - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

A 55-bedroom seaside hotel for €650,000: another distressed property auction
# Firesale
# Firesale

A 55-bedroom seaside hotel for €650,000: another distressed property auction

Feb 7th 2012, 10:09 AM 11,407 Views 19 Comments

100 properties will go under the hammer on 1 March, including a cottage for €7,500 and an industrial estate for €210,000.

# auction - Saturday 28 January, 2012

Want to buy Barack Obama’s old car? It’s on eBay…
# One Careful Owner
From The Daily Edge
# One Careful Owner

Want to buy Barack Obama’s old car? It’s on eBay…

Jan 28th 2012, 7:20 PM 10,585 Views 21 Comments

But you’ll need a million dollars.

# auction - Sunday 22 January, 2012

What does the discerning gentleman collect?
# Suits You Sir
# Suits You Sir

What does the discerning gentleman collect?

Jan 22nd 2012, 9:15 AM 4,065 Views 1 Comment

Glass eyes, 45-million-year-old fossils and Winston Churchill’s half-smoked cigar among the items sold at annual curios auction.

# auction - Friday 20 January, 2012

Reverse-bid auction “our only chance to sell our home”
# Backwards Bid
# Backwards Bid

Reverse-bid auction “our only chance to sell our home”

Jan 20th 2012, 6:45 AM 8,140 Views 22 Comments

Following TheJournal.ie’s story on unusual house sale in Westmeath, another Midlands couple says negative equity has forced them to look at alternative. But will it work?

# auction - Monday 16 January, 2012

Damien Rice pays almost $500k for Bono's guitar
# Charity
From The Daily Edge
# Charity

Damien Rice pays almost $500k for Bono's guitar

Jan 16th 2012, 10:19 AM 4,127 Views 19 Comments

The singer-songwriter bid on the customised guitar at a fundraising auction for Haiti in Beverly Hills at the weekend.

# auction - Saturday 14 January, 2012

This house could be yours for under €500
# Quids In
# Quids In

This house could be yours for under €500

Jan 14th 2012, 8:40 AM 32,080 Views 120 Comments

Property owner in Westmeath turns tables by asking people to pay €50 apiece to sumbit bid – the lowest unique bid wins.

# auction - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Got €150million to spare? How about 5,000 items from the Titanic...
# Titanic100
# Titanic100

Got €150million to spare? How about 5,000 items from the Titanic...

Jan 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 2,287 Views 3 Comments

The treasure trove of personal items and sections of the huge liner’s hull is up for sale – 100 years after the Titanic sank.

# auction - Wednesday 14 December, 2011

Orson Welles' Citizen Kane Oscar up for grabs
# Movie Memorabilia
From The Daily Edge
# Movie Memorabilia

Orson Welles' Citizen Kane Oscar up for grabs

Dec 14th 2011, 10:43 AM 214 Views 0 Comments

The statuette – which has a colourful history of its own – was the only Oscar to be awarded for the classic film and is expected to fetch up to $1 million at auction this month.

# auction - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

Boy for sale! British sprinter puts himself up for auction on eBay
# London Calling
From The42
# London Calling

Boy for sale! British sprinter puts himself up for auction on eBay

Dec 6th 2011, 3:31 PM 752 Views 0 Comments

James Ellington has taken an unusual approach to secure a sponsor ahead of next summer’s Olympic Games.

# auction - Tuesday 29 November, 2011

Amy Winehouse 'Back to Black' dress sells for €50,000
# Back To Black
From The Daily Edge
# Back To Black

Amy Winehouse 'Back to Black' dress sells for €50,000

Nov 29th 2011, 9:35 PM 2,132 Views 7 Comments

The dress designer is donating the proceeds to the Amy Winehouse Foundation, the charity set up by the singer’s family after her death.

GALLERY: 112 distressed properties going under the hammer in fourth auction
# Property
# Property

GALLERY: 112 distressed properties going under the hammer in fourth auction

Nov 29th 2011, 4:04 PM 10,350 Views 19 Comments

It’s the fourth Allsop Space auction of distressed property tomorrow – and we’ve got some highlights of what’s on offer…

# auction - Sunday 27 November, 2011

Bertie, Michael D and Joe Duffy - all on sale at art auction today
# Art For Alexandra
# Art For Alexandra

Bertie, Michael D and Joe Duffy - all on sale at art auction today

Nov 27th 2011, 10:40 AM 3,272 Views 13 Comments

Paintings of them, that is.

# auction - Friday 18 November, 2011

NAMA nets almost €2 million from art sales
# NAMA Art
# NAMA Art

NAMA nets almost €2 million from art sales

Nov 18th 2011, 7:00 AM 2,204 Views 15 Comments

Six paintings, which are widely believed to have belonged to developer Derek Quinlan, were sold at an auction in London last night to help pay off his debts to the agency.

# auction - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

Kylie's undies fetch £5k at auction
# Kylie's Underwear
From The Daily Edge
# Kylie's Underwear

Kylie's undies fetch £5k at auction

Nov 15th 2011, 4:03 PM 3,518 Views 2 Comments

The red silk ensemble surpassed the estimate set by Christie’s…

# auction - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Charity auction t-shirts to redress the gender balance
# Auction
From The Daily Edge
# Auction

Charity auction t-shirts to redress the gender balance

Oct 4th 2011, 7:15 AM 917 Views 1 Comment

MTV host Laura Whitmore and list of stylists and designers auction one-off tees for gender equality campaign.

# auction - Friday 23 September, 2011

Distressed properties sell at Dublin auction
# Allsop
# Allsop

Distressed properties sell at Dublin auction

Sep 23rd 2011, 5:24 PM 1,605 Views 7 Comments

A total of 58 distressed properties were sold at an auction in Dublin today, netting over €10.7 million.

# auction - Friday 9 September, 2011

Gallery: Elizabeth Taylor auction to sell her 'great loves'
# Auction
From The Daily Edge
# Auction

Gallery: Elizabeth Taylor auction to sell her 'great loves'

Sep 9th 2011, 1:35 PM 1,166 Views 1 Comment

Jewellery given to Taylor by former husbands Mike Todd and Richard Burton are among the iconic pieces being auctioned in December.

# auction - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

GALLERY: 74 lots confirmed for third auction of distressed properties
# Distressed
# Distressed

GALLERY: 74 lots confirmed for third auction of distressed properties

Aug 24th 2011, 7:31 AM 3,751 Views 23 Comments

Allsop Space will hold its third major auction at the Shelbourne Hotel next month, with its catalogue of property online now.

# auction - Tuesday 2 August, 2011

Gallery: Any bidders? Hitler family portraits put up for auction
# Hitler
From The Daily Edge
# Hitler

Gallery: Any bidders? Hitler family portraits put up for auction

Aug 2nd 2011, 12:09 PM 1,608 Views 3 Comments

Have $5k to spare and want to own “an important piece of history”?

# auction - Thursday 7 July, 2011

Distressed properties net over €15m at auction
# Distressed Property
# Distressed Property

Distressed properties net over €15m at auction

Jul 7th 2011, 9:00 PM 1,489 Views 15 Comments

Ireland’s second auction of distressed property has taken place in Dublin – with many properties achieving above the rock-bottom asking prices.

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Jul 7th 2011, 8:15 PM 830 Views 4 Comments

In today’s Fix: NOTW closes amidst phone hacking investigation; Leinster House blocks premium line calls; and what should you not miss at Oxegen 2011?

# auction - Monday 27 June, 2011

Distressed property auction 'likely to be success'
# Distressed
# Distressed

Distressed property auction 'likely to be success'

Jun 27th 2011, 2:22 PM 2,537 Views 6 Comments

Organisers of July firesale of properties in Dublin says he is not put off by collapse in sales at Cork ‘discounted’ property auction last week.

# auction - Monday 20 June, 2011

Monroe's legendary Seven Year Itch dress sells for €3.2m
# Movie Memorabilia
From The Daily Edge
# Movie Memorabilia

Monroe's legendary Seven Year Itch dress sells for €3.2m

Jun 20th 2011, 8:42 PM 683 Views 0 Comments

An auction of film memorabilia also sees an Audrey Hepburn dress from My Fair Lady sell for a whopping €2.6m.

# auction - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

First family home of the late Garret FitzGerald goes under the hammer
# Property
# Property

First family home of the late Garret FitzGerald goes under the hammer

May 25th 2011, 11:24 AM 2,442 Views 0 Comments

The FitzGeralds bought the house for £4,250 in 1959. It’s expected to fetch €1.3 million at auction tomorrow.

# auction - Thursday 19 May, 2011

Slideshow: Rare jewellery auctions in Geneva reach record sales
# Auction
# Auction

Slideshow: Rare jewellery auctions in Geneva reach record sales

May 19th 2011, 3:11 PM 1,961 Views 1 Comment

Sales of rare items, including jewellery owned by Wallis Simpson, have raised record prices at auction houses in Switzerland this week.

# auction - Monday 9 May, 2011

Would you go dotty over this print?
# Art Auction
# Art Auction

Would you go dotty over this print?

May 9th 2011, 11:32 AM 1,745 Views 0 Comments

Damien Hirst ‘dot’ prints and Andy Warhols for sale in Cork auction this evening.

# auction - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Slideshow: Auction of Independence items From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 19th 2011, 8:30 PM

Slideshow: Auction of Independence items

# auction - Friday 15 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
Live Apr 15th 2011, 8:16 PM

The Daily Fix: Friday

Distressed properties sell for bargain prices at Dublin auction
Live Apr 15th 2011, 5:20 PM

Distressed properties sell for bargain prices at Dublin auction

# auction - Sunday 10 April, 2011

Elizabeth Taylor's jewellery collection to be sold at auction From The Daily Edge
Live Apr 10th 2011, 5:01 PM

Elizabeth Taylor's jewellery collection to be sold at auction

# auction - Wednesday 16 March, 2011

Rare James Joyce letter to go under the hammer
# James Joyce
# James Joyce

Rare James Joyce letter to go under the hammer

Mar 16th 2011, 1:03 PM 712 Views 0 Comments

The letter from Joyce to his friend, Italian writer Carlo Linati, sees the frustrated Irishman decry the censorship of his books.

# auction - Friday 4 March, 2011

A family home for €100,000: The bargain basement property auction
# Auction
# Auction

A family home for €100,000: The bargain basement property auction

Mar 4th 2011, 3:37 PM 4,974 Views 0 Comments

Flick through our slideshow to see some of the rock-bottom reserve prices on ‘distressed’ properties that are heading for auction.