17 avril 2013

East & West: A private collection from Eaton & Anouska Hempel to be offered at Christie's

A half-length portrait by Cornelis Jonson (1593-1661) of Elisabeth Campion, from Danny Park, Sussex. Estimate: £40,000-60,000. Photo: Christie's Images Ltd 2013. LONDON.- On 2 May, Christie’s sale East & West will offer works of art from two private collections - from Eaton Square & Anouska Hempel - both formed with passion, connoisseurship and a discerning eye for quality. Including items originating from China and the Indian subcontinent, through the Middle East, Russia, the Baltic states, Western Europe and to the... [Lire la suite]
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17 avril 2013

Saffronart announces sale of Indian Miniature Paintings, Antiquities and Period Jewelry

Maharana Ari Singh of Mewar Seated on a Swing, Mewar, c. 1760-1770. Opaque watercolour heightened with gold on paper. Image : 13.5 x 11 in (34.3 x 27.9 cm). $ 16,000 - 20,000. MUMBAI.- As the demand for classical Indian art and jewelry continues to grow, Saffronart announces ‘Treasures from the Past’, a month of events focusing on Indian miniature paintings, antiquities and period jewelry. Throughout April, India’s leading auction house will showcase a significant selection of art and objects dating back several centuries, as part... [Lire la suite]