05 juillet 2015

Sotheby's London unveils masterworks from the collections of Castle Howard

Four magnificent works from the collections of Castle Howard are installed at Sotheby’s London ahead of their sale in July 2015. Paintings from the collections of Castle Howard are installed at Sotheby’s London ahead of their sale on 8 July 2015, including a rare Portrait of Henry VIII from the Workshop of Hans Holbein, and a portrait by Ferdinand Bol. LONDON.- With half a billion pounds’ worth of art sold over the past fortnight’s momentous Impressionist & Modern and Contemporary Art sales in London, the summer sale... [Lire la suite]

01 avril 2015

Sotheby's to preview outstanding Old Master paintings from legendary collection in Hong Kong

Castle Howard © Mike Kipling HONG KONG.- This spring, and at a moment when international interest in Old Masters Paintings is at an all-time high,Sotheby's will bring to Hong Kong a group of exceptional works, a number of which recently adorned the walls of one of England's greatest country houses: Castle Howard, also known under the Mandarin name of “Peng Lai Qiong” (Magnificent Fairyland Palace in English).  The backdrop to Taiwanese pop star Jay Chou's recent wedding, and to the famous TV drama and Hollywood... [Lire la suite]