6 July 2004
Luca Cambiaso (Moneglia 1527-1585 Madrid)
A man carrying another on his shoulders
with inscription 'L. Cangiagio'
black chalk, pen and brown ink, brown wash, on brown paper
15 3/8 x 10 in. (391 x 253 mm.)
J. Gulston (?) (L. 474).
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The designer and decorator shows us around his Santa Monica HQ, and enthuses over the forthcoming Rooms as Portraits auctions in London and New York
Chinese Works of Art specialist Olivia Hamilton reckons this pair of superb sculptures — around 1,300 years old — are ‘the finest I've seen come up for sale‘