Matte white Himalaya Niloticus crocodile Birkin 35 with palladium hardware achieved £162,500 (£70,000-£90,000). Photograph: Christie’s
June 11th Christie’s London Handbags & Accessories Auction with over 93 percent of lots sold totalling in excess of £3.3m, the top lot was a rare, matte white Himalaya Niloticus crocodile Birkin 35 with palladium hardware which achieved £162,500 (£70,000-£90,000)
Monday, June 17th Oliver Usher Auction Rooms, John Street, Kells, Co. Meath. Over 600 Lots including Lady Lavery notes, paintings, staddle stones from Gibbstown Castle, a selection of unusual highly carved oak and Gothic style cabinets, and a “Strahan” stamped sideboard. House clearances from Drogheda and “Belmore” Navan Road, Kells are included, in addition to early photographs of the Meath Hunt from the estate of Henry Reeves. See usherauctions.com
Tuesday, June 18th Aidan Foley Sixmilebridge Co Clare. Summer auction of over 1,000 lots from the contents of residences in Limerick, Clare and Tipperary to include an Arthur Maderson painting and a large selection of rugs, period furniture and antiquities. See irishcountryhome.com
Wednesday, June 19th O’Reilly’s Francis Street Dublin....