08 juin 2010

Treasures: Aristocratic Heirlooms for Sale @ Sotheby's

A rare amber casket made to celebrate the union of Prince William IV of Orange and Anne, Princess Royal of Great Britain, North German, probably Danzig, 1734. Est: £200,000-300,000. Photo: Sotheby's LONDON.- On Tuesday 6th July 2010, in the first ever sale of its type, Sotheby’s will bring together some 21 lots, the intrinsic quality and importance of which will be matched by extraordinary nature of their provenance. Ranging in date from the 16th to the 19th centuries, and emanating from all corners of Europe, the works in the... [Lire la suite]