Hermaphroditus.  Last quarter 1st century B.C.  (cameo).  Late 16th - early 17th centuries (mount).  Sardonyx, gold, enamel, garnets, emeralds.  Inv.  n.  14464.  From the collection of Leonardo Agostini, Rome; then collection of Cardinal Leopoldo de’ Medici.

Historic Medici and Lorraine Gem Collection on view for the first time thanks to Friends of Florence

  • 2018-12-28
  • Friends of Florence

Historic Medici and Lorraine Gem Collection on view for the first time in new section of National Archeological Museum of Florence thanks to the Friends of Florence Florence, Italy…The ...

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The top lot of the sale was Cesare Lapini’s marble sculpture, “Odalisca,” that attained $62,500.

Prices Go Through the Roof At Clarke Auction Gallery

  • 2018-12-28
  • Clarke Auction Gallery

A trend in auctions these days is that the best is the best and the rest is the rest but for Clarke Auction Gallery’s December 2 sale, strong performers going well above estimate was the ...

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A snakeskin luxury handbag, marked for Florence Manelli, handmade in Italy, with detachable shoulder strap, will cross the block.

Benefit Shop Foundation Banking On Brooklyn Brownstone At Jan. 9 Auction

  • 2018-12-28
  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.

Pam Stone and her crew at The Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., have been logging a lot of miles on the road lately. From last month’s auction featuring a Westport, Conn., estate to this ...

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One of three known acrylic on canvas paintings of the letter ‘B’ by Robert Indiana (American, 1928-2018), signed and inscribed to the consignor, a personal friend (est.  $60,000-$90,000).

Robert Indiana acrylic on canvas of the letter 'B' -- one of three known -- will be in Weiss Auctions' Jan. 23-24 sale

  • 2018-12-27
  • Philip Weiss Auctions

LYNBROOK, N.Y. – One of just three acrylic on canvas paintings of the letter ‘B’ by renowned Pop Artist Robert Indiana (American, 1928-2018), plus several lithographs signed by the ...

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