20 November 2013

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Pre-Raphaelite Masterpiece by Rossetti Realises Over £3m At Sotheby’s

Sotheby’s in London, has auctioned a defining image of the Pre-Raphaelite art movement and one of the most iconic images of  nineteenth century British art. Proserpine by Dante Gabriel Rossetti sold for £3,274,500 ($5,274,892), yesterday establishing a new record for the artist at auction. Bidding for this important work was intense, with five international bidders […]

11 July 2013

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Dante Gabriel Rossetti’s Proserpine Goes Under The Hammer At Sothebys

Sotheby’s is to offer an iconic Pre-Raphaelite masterpiece by Dante Gabriel Rossetti in their 19 November 2013 London sale of British & Irish Art. The version of Proserpine, in coloured chalks is one of the most internationally recognisable images of the nineteenth century. Proserpine by Dante Gabriel Rossetti (1828-1882) has come to represent the artist […]