08 décembre 2010

Roman Imperial Marble Bust Sells for a Staggering $23.8 Million @ Sotheby's

Sale of antiquities from The Collection of Clarence Day totals $ 36,769,250, four times the high estimate. Photo: Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Tonight at Sotheby’s, A Marble Portrait Bust of the Deified Antinous, Roman Imperial, Reign of Hadrian, Circa A.D. 130-138 sold for $23,826,500, many multiples of the high estimate (est. $2/3million).* The bust led the auction of Antiquities from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day, known as one of the finest private collections of Antiquities in the United States. The ‘white glove’... [Lire la suite]
Posté par Alain Truong à 10:28 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , ,
20 octobre 2010

Sotheby's New York to Offer Property from the Collection of the Late Clarence Day

A Marble Portrait Bust Of The Deified Antinous, Roman Imperial, Reign of Hadrian, Cira AD 130-138 (est. $2/3 million). Photo: Sotheby's. NEW YORK, NY.- Sotheby’s announced a single owner sale of important Antiquities from the Collection of the late Clarence Day to be held on the evening of 7 December 2010. The sale will include approximately 40 lots and is expected to raise $5/8 million.* Proceeds from the sale will benefit The Day Foundation. Among the highlights will be A Marble Portrait Bust of the Deified Antinous, Roman... [Lire la suite]
05 mars 2009

Italian, Antinous

Italian, Antinous on a stone base, white marble. 46cm., 18in. Estimate 1,000—2,000 GBP Sotheby's. Paintings, Furniture And Works Of Art From The Collection Of Gianni Versace Villa Fontanelle, Moltrasio. 18 Mar 09. London www.sothebys.com photo courtesy Sotheby's
Posté par Alain Truong à 22:43 - - Commentaires [0] - Permalien [#]
Tags : , , ,