Christie’s Paris is pleased to announce our 12 November auction of Tableaux 1400–1900 which will take place during Paris Tableaux.
In March 2015, Christie’s France last Old Master and 19th Century Paintings sale achieved a strong result of €2,979,275.
The sale was led by a world auction record for Madonna and Child with a Spindle by Luis de Morales (€517,500) and The Departure of the Prodigal Son by Francesco Cairo (€409,500) which represents a record for an artwork by the artist at auction.
Following the success of this sale, we are currently inviting consignments to our upcoming auction in November. Please do not hesitate to contact Olivier Lefeuvre or Elvire de Maintenant for a free and confidential valuation or to discuss the market.
Consignment Deadline: 11 September 2015
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Elvire de Maintenant
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Lot 28, Sale 4017
Francesco Cairo (Milan 1607-1665 Milan)
The Departure of the Prodigal Son
Sold for €409,500