Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Private collection of Italian manuscript illuminations to be auctioned in September

Leonardo di Bernardino da Pistoia, The Annunciation. Oil on gold on wood. signed: LEONARDVS F. BERNARDINI DEPiSTORio P.
SWITZERLAND---During their six-day series of auctions from 14 – 19 September, Koller Auctions will offer an important private collection of Italian miniatures. Meticulously assembled over three decades by a passionate collector, it features works by important masters from Bologna, Siena, Florence, Venice, Padua and other centers of production, including Andrea di Bartolo, Cristoforo Cortese, Giovanni di Paolo, and Neri da Rimini. [link]