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  • IMPOSING ENTRANCE SCULPTURES AT SHEPPARDS THREE DAY SALE

    ONE OF A PAIR OF LIFE-SIZED ENTRANCE SCULPTURES. UPDATE: THESE WERE UNSOLD

    This imposing entrance sculpture of a Great Dane on a plinth – one of a pair – is lot 261 at Sheppards Dublin and Provincial sale in Durrow on December 5, 6 and 7. They are modelled on the hunting hound of Lord Kingsale, John de Courcy, who was born in 1717 at Old Head Castle, Kinsale in Co. Cork. The pair is estimated at €10,000-€15,000. The auction of 1,189 lots includes contents from Drumleck House, Howth, Co. Dublin, Ardsallagh House, Co. Tipperary and other important clients. The catalogue is online.

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