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Christie’s to Public sale $17 M. Bellotto Panorama Portray in July – ARTnews.com

Because the market for Outdated Grasp work continues to show fertile, Christie’s will public sale a doubtlessly record-breaking panorama by Italian artist Bernardo Bellotto throughout it’s July 8 night sale in London devoted to the class. The 18th-century portray, View of Verona with the Ponte delle Navi (ca. 1745-47) depicts a view of a canal within the Italian metropolis. Coming to public sale after 50 years in non-public palms and secured with a assure, it's anticipated to fetch a value of £14 million–£18 million ($17 million–$25 million). Measuring at greater than 5 by 7 toes, the work was bought by its present proprietor in 1971 at Christie’s for £300,000 ($720,000). Since 1973, it has been on long-term mortgage on the Nationwide Galleries of Scotland in Edinburgh. ...