26 juin 2010

Cabinets from Palazzo Featured in Film the Talented Mr. Ripley to Sell at Bonhams

A rare pair of North Italian 18th century bureau-cabinets. Photo: Bonhams. LONDON.- A pair of rare North Italian 18th century bureau-cabinets from Palazzo Costaguti on Piazza Mattei in Rome are to be sold as part of the Fine Continental Furniture, Sculpture and Works of Art sale on 7 July 2010. These fine examples of bureau-cabinets have been veneered in burr walnut and highlighted with parcel-gilt carved elements. They have attracted a pre-sale estimate of £50,000 – 70,000. Palazzo Costaguti starred in Anthony Minghella’s... [Lire la suite]