21 October 2015
AN ITALIAN MARBLE FIGURAL GROUP EMBLEMATIC OF FIDELITY
BY GIOVANNI MARIA BENZONI, ROME, DATED 1851
Signed to the back G. M. BENZONI. F. A. 1851 ROMA.
33 in. (83.8 cm.) high
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Another example of this model was sold at Sotheby's, New York, 22 October 2009, lot 31 ($25,000).
Christie’s first dedicated sale of modern and contemporary ceramics — Un/Breakable — traces the medium from Paul Gauguin to Grayson Perry
Ahead of our Paris sale on 10 September, Meredith Etherington-Smith salutes three generations of collectors from one family
From applique and back splats to veneering and wingbacks, an essential glossary of furniture terms
Specialist Sarah Reynolds on the women whose work made waves in Victorian Britain, from Emma Sandys to Laura, Lady Alma-Tadema
Christie’s specialists discuss Haring, Banksy and Stik, and how to bring the street into the home
Offered on 6 December in London, Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of Princess Mary, Daughter of King Charles I of England