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Silver standard sets pulses racing

Dublin dealer sells an Irish selection as he hands the reins of the shop over to his son

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Sometimes titles of sales are enough to quicken the pulse of collectors – Silver From The Collection of Jimmy Weldon offered at Dublin auction house Adam’s (20% buyer’s premium) on May 16 being a good example.

After more than 50 years at the shop in Dublin’s Clarendon Street established by his grandfather in the 1890s, and becoming a respected sage in the process, Weldon is handing over the reins to the fourth generation, his son Gareth.

In fact, Weldon Snr, like all dealers, is not really even retiring. He still intends to meet and advise old clients which, more and more, is a dealer’s lot as passing trade becomes a thing of the past.

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Antiques Trade Gazette is the essential publication for everyone with a serious interest in art, antiques and collectables. Every week it is packed with up-to-the-minute news on the market, with individual items beautifully illustrated throughout. Since 1971 it has been the most reliable source of information on what is really happening at auctions in the UK and around the world. Each issue is filled with auction advertisements and detailed auction reports written by expert journalists. The Dealer’s Diary section keeps readers constantly updated on what is happening at the fairs and markets and in the galleries and shops. Market professionals and serious collectors throughout the world rely on ATG to keep them informed on developments and issues which shape the art market. It is here that they learn about the prices achieved at auction in every area - from antiquities to pop memorabilia, from impressionist paintings to Chinese art. With 500 or more art objects pictured, every issue is a treat to the eye and a visual education. Whatever the topic Antiques Trade Gazette is well-informed, up-to-date and entertaining.

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