18 juin 2010

Sotheby's to Sell Rare 19th Century Sculptures Recently Discovered in Ireland

Die Spinnerin by Rudolf Schadow. Estimate: £120,000-180,000. Photo: Sotheby's. LONDON.- On Thursday, 8th July 2010, in a sale of European Sculpture and Works of Art, Sotheby’s London will offer three sculptures recently discovered in Ireland. When Sotheby’s Sculpture specialist Erik Bijzet first cast his eye over the photographs of the sculptures that had been brought into Sotheby’s Dublin office, he was immediately struck by their intrinsic quality and importance. Created in nineteenth-century Rome, the works are seminal... [Lire la suite]