Friday, October 30, 2015

Sting to sell more than 200 works from his art collection

THE NEW YORK TIMES
By Rosyln Sulcas
Sting and his wife, Trudie Styler.Credit Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images
Some serious downsizing is in view for Sting and his wife, Trudie Styler, who will sell more than 200 works from their art collection at Christie’s auction house in February. The sale, announced by Christie’s, will include paintings, photographs, furniture and ceramics, as well as Sting’s Steinway piano. The collection, which the couple built up over 20 years....Their home and collection had “effortlessly combined luxury, rarity and color,” Andy Waters, Christie’s head of private collection sales, said on the auction house’s website. [link]
Queen Anne’s Gate: Works from the Art Collection of Sting & Trudie Styler will be offered at auction at Christie’s in London on 24 February 2016