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About the lot
Art Adorned – Christie’s x Dolce & Gabbana Alta Gioielleria
This November, Christie’s presents Art Adorned — a private-selling exhibition of Old Master paintings and decorative arts paired with extraordinary couture creations from Dolce&Gabbana Alta Moda and Alta Gioielleria.
22 November – 3 December
Specialist Paul Gallois on two different yet equally beautiful 18th-century desks — one made in France, the other in Germany
Why this important Riesener commode, offered in New York on 30 April, represents a pivotal moment in its maker’s career
Highlights from a New York auction of exceptional pieces by the top Parisian ateliers of the 19th century
Our Decorative Arts specialist explains why he thinks this ‘elegant’ piece was made for a ‘very sophisticated patron’