Featuring property from the Collection of Richard L. Feigen, the Old Masters sale highlights early Italian and Baroque paintings and 18th-century British landscapes. As rare works with strong provenance and in excellent condition, masterpieces from Carracci, Guercino, Monaco and Constable lead the sale. Viewing opens on 25 April.
New perspectives on Old Masters: the Alana Collection traces ‘the beginning of the modern world as we know it’
‘This is the most beautiful evening of my life. But I regret to think that I’ll lose a good number of these fine men’ — Napoleon on the eve of Austerlitz