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# paintings - Saturday 5 October, 2019

RTÉ putting five paintings up for auction in a bid to boost funds

The broadcaster has been making a loss for several years.

# paintings - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Louvre launches new display in hope of reuniting owners with art stolen by Nazis

More than 45,000 stolen objects have been handed back to their rightful owners since World War II.

# paintings - Sunday 15 October, 2017

These are the candidates for this year's Hennessy Portrait Prize

Which is your favourite?

# paintings - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Over 100 children receive awards for their incredible artwork today

17-year-old Lucy Deegan from Carlow won the first prize in the senior 16-18 age category.

# paintings - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Here are some of the big name artists' paintings that sold for €50 last week

Some of the artists’ regularly reach thousands of euro for their work.

# paintings - Thursday 29 December, 2016

Russborough House is getting thousands in public funding for the first time in years

In recent years the popular tourist attraction, constructed in the mid 1700s and located close to the Blessington Lakes, has faced funding difficulties.

# paintings - Friday 30 September, 2016

Italian police have found two priceless Van Gogh paintings stolen from a Dutch museum

The thieves broke into the museum through the roof and used sledgehammers to break a first-floor window.

# paintings - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

A man cleaning rubbish from his land found three stolen classic paintings

The paintings, which are all by Irish artists, were taken in October last year.

The Beit paintings should not have been allowed to leave Ireland

An Taisce’s case against The National Gallery of Ireland and the State has been settled.

# paintings - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

This Dublin gallery wants its paintings back from London Hugh Lane This post contains images

This Dublin gallery wants its paintings back from London

The National Gallery in London has for decades claimed ownership of paintings left to Dublin in a codicil to Sir Hugh Lane’s will.

# paintings - Friday 7 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge People are making old paintings take selfies and the results are deadly Profiler

# paintings - Friday 4 April, 2014

Want your very own masterpiece? Now you can buy one online

Here are just some of the beautiful works of art now available from the National Gallery of Ireland.

# paintings - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Million euro paintings stolen in London in the 1970s have been recovered in Italy

The works are by French artists Paul Gauguin and Pierre Bonnard.

# paintings - Friday 14 March, 2014

Flatscreen TVs, laptop and Markey Robinson paintings stolen from Antrim home

A digital camera and jewellery were also stolen.

# paintings - Monday 26 August, 2013

For sale! Auction of Anglo art to be held next week

The sale is part of the liquidation process of the Irish Bank Resolution Corporation and features works valued at up to €12,000 from some of Ireland’s most sought after artists.

# paintings - Monday 15 April, 2013

Queen Elizabeth gave a nice bottle of whiskey to Enda Kenny in 2011

Find out what presents Enda Kenny has received since taking office… including a €5k famine painting from Michael Flatley.

# paintings - Tuesday 16 October, 2012

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 stories, 5 minutes, 5 o’clock.

Art thieves steal 7 masterpieces from Dutch museum

Several paintings have been stolen from a museum in the Dutch city of Rotterdam, including works by Picasso, Matisse, and two by Monet.

# paintings - Sunday 1 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Photos: 3-D paintings that come alive (almost) Out Of Frame This post contains images

Photos: 3-D paintings that come alive (almost)

The exhibition of art pieces literally coming out of their frame opened in China this week.

# paintings - Thursday 26 April, 2012

The 10 celebs championing ‘Ireland’s Favourite Paintings’

RTÉ reveals the rest of the list arguing the case for each of the top ten… what do you think of it?

# paintings - Thursday 10 November, 2011

NAMA makes over €600k selling over paintings belonging to developer

Two paintings believed to have been owned by developer Derek Quinlan were sold in New York last night – and another eleven will be up for sale in London next week.

# paintings - Wednesday 25 May, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

# paintings - Monday 17 January, 2011

Pic exclusive: Two previously unseen Jack B Yeats works to go on show Jack Yeats This post contains images

Pic exclusive: Two previously unseen Jack B Yeats works to go on show

Sligo arts centre achieves coup with first major exhibition of Yeats’s work in 30 years – including two works never before seen in public.