28 septembre 2010

Bonhams Offers a Piece of the Russian Imperial Winter Palace

Estimated at £150,000 - £200,000, the intricate design and range of materials, from coral to onyx and turquoise, reflects the legendary opulence of the Russian Empire. LONDON.- A striking, circular table originally placed in the Golden Drawing Room in the Winter Palace, the main residence of the Russian Imperial family in St. Petersburg, will be sold in the Russian Sale at Bonhams New Bond Street on 1st December. Estimated at £150,000 - £200,000, the intricate design and range of materials, from coral to onyx and turquoise,... [Lire la suite]