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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 278

    A SET OF SEVEN ITALIAN FRAMED PAINTINGS ON COPPER DEPICTING THE WONDERS OF THE WORLD

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SEVEN ITALIAN FRAMED PAINTINGS ON COPPER DEPICTING THE WONDERS OF THE WORLD
    20TH CENTURY
    Painted in the Baroque style and depicting figures admiring the great pyramid of Giza, the hanging gardens of Babylon, the temple of Artemis at Ephesus, the statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Colossus of Rhodes, the lighthouse at Alexandria, and the mausoleum of Maussollos at Halicarnassus, all within ebonized frames
    8 in. (20.5 cm.) high, 9 in. (25 cm.) wide, overall (7)


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