20 novembre 2013

Proserpine by Dante Gabriel Rossetti sells for £3,274,500 at Sotheby's: Record for the artist at auction

 Dante Gabriel Rossetti, Proserpine, 120 by 56cm., 47 by 22in. Estimate: £1,200,000 — 1,800,000. Sold for £3,274,500 ($5,274,892). Photo: Sotheby's.  LONDON.- This afternoon at Sotheby’s in London, a defining image of the Pre-Raphaelite art movement and one of the most internationally recognisable images of the nineteenth century, Proserpine by Dante Gabriel Rossetti sold for £3,274,500 ($5,274,892), establishing a new record for the artist at auction. Bidding for this prized work was intense, with five international... [Lire la suite]
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