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The Opulent Eye

  • Sale 2695
  • New York, Rockefeller Plaza
  • 18 April 2013

Launched in 2011 at Christie’s London and presented in New York for the first time, ‘The Opulent Eye’ will feature exquisitely-crafted 19th century European furniture, porcelain and decorative art objects. Highlights include over 60 lots from the Estates of Dr. Milton and Marilyn Myers, comprising treasured pieces by François Linke, Henry Dasson and Alfred Beurdeley.   Further top lots include a collection of Meissen porcelain figures by the Jugendstil artist Paul Scheurich;  two sumptuous Berlin vases by the Neo-Rococo artist Franz Aulich; a recently rediscovered micromosaic table; and a life-size marble, titled ‘Tres in Una’ by Paul Richer, formerly in the collection of William Randolph Hearst. 

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Sale Total including Buyer’s Premium: 4,050,062 (USD)

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