Monthly Archives: August 2013

Commemorating events that took place on 31st August, 100 years ago.

ProclamationLot 253 in our September History, Literature and Collectibles Sale:

1913 Dublin Metropolitan Police Proclamation banning meeting at Sackville Street during the lockout.

Estimate:€1,000-1,500

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Flashback to 1985!

Dublin-v-KerryHistory repeats itself this Sunday as Dublin take on Kerry in the GAA Football Semi Final at Croke Park.

Illustrated: “THE CLASH OF THE TITANS” by Liam O’Neill

Estimate: €3,000 – €5,000 in our September Auction

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Something For The Weekend.

WritingDeskVideo highlights from our upcoming History, Literature and Collectibles auction are now available online.

http://www.youtube.com/user/Whytes1783

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Its thirsty work in the build up to our exciting History, Literature and Collectibles sale!

WhiskyThe Whyte’s video shoot for our forthcoming History, Literature and Collectibles auction will be available online shortly.

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On This Day, 1977.

'That's All Right Mama'  On this day in 1977 Elvis Presley, the “King of Rock and Roll” and one of the most popular American singers of the 20th century passed away.

Illustrated: ‘That’s All Right Mama’ – unique acetate played and broadcast by Dewey Phillips in 1954 and sold by Whyte’s in March 2013 for €65,000

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History, Literature and Collectibles Auction

HistoryCoverThe catalogue for our forthcoming History, Literature and Collectibles Auction, which is to take place on Saturday, 14th September is now available online at http://www.whytes.ie and will also be available for purchase in our gallery at 38 Molesworth Street, Dublin 2.

On offer we have, amongst others, an array of interesting items which include historical documents and manuscripts, maps, prints, photographs, postcards, ephemera, posters, militaria, weapons, medals, sporting memorabilia, antiquarian books, coins and banknotes.

Viewing details are as follows:
Wednesday 11th September – 10am to 5.30pm
Thursday 12th September – 10am to 5.30pm
Friday 13th September – 10am to 5.30pm
Saturday 14th September – 9am to11.30pm

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Whyte’s Valuation Roadshow continues this week….

PFIf you wish to have a free and confidential valuation of art or collectibles please contact our specialists today.

Our experts will visit the following locations by appointment:

CORK Thursday 15 August, The River Lee Hotel

LIMERICK Friday 16 August, Limerick Strand Hotel

GALWAY Saturday 17 August, The G Hotel

To arrange an appointment contact: info@whytes.ie or +353 1 676 2888

For large collections or important single pieces we may be able to arrange a home or office visit.

Illustrated: Percy French from our 30 September 2013 auction

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