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Tag: Sarasota Estate Auction

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    Ringling College Benefit Auction Day 2

    Known as a key leader of the Art Deco movement, Romain de Tirtoff began designing clothes for his mother at the age of five. His breakthrough came after a brief collaboration with famed Parisian couturier Paul Poiret. Following his early design work, Tirtoff began using the pseudonym “Erté.” At the…

    Erte (1892-1990) Bronze Sculpture, Duetto
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    September 2019 Fall Fine Art and Chinese Sale, Day 2

    Paul Evans Jr. (1931-1987) was a leading figure in the brutalist furniture movement of the 1960s and 70s. Teaming up with Directional Furniture, his creations of metal sculpted furniture set him apart. Evans’ 1970s Cityscape series was inspired by the Manhattan skyline, which boasted sleek, elegant surfaces.  This brings us…

    September 2019 Fall Fine Art and Chinese Sale, Day 2
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    September 2019 Fall Fine Art and Chinese Sale, Day 1

    Day 1 of the September 2019 Fall Fine Art and Chinese Sale offered by Sarasota Estate Auction begins by showcasing an important part of Chinese history. A pair of carved Chinese throne chairs were made during the Qing Dynasty, the final imperial dynasty in China. The Qing Dynasty ruled from…

    Fall Fine Art and Chinese Sale Sarasota Estate Auction
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    Important Fine Art & Chinese Sale

    The Qing dynasty was the last Chinese empire to dominate the globe, and its surviving relics speak to its power and beauty. Sarasota Estate Auction’s upcoming collection highlights many of those statement pieces within the decorative and fine arts. This auction shows a long history of wealth from East to…