Manufactured by the Nast brothers, in the early 19th century, in France, time that it was not possible to make handles and adornments for porcelain pieces without being made of gilded bronze. The Nast brothers revolutionized the industry by creating these elements, also porcelain, as if bronze were. The two pots, from 72 cm high and entirely made of porcelain, which will go up for auction on the day 22 September, are considered, according to the Dutra Auctions, company that organizes the event online, the quintessence of Nast brothers art.
Luiz Fernando Dutra, auctioneer for over 30 years, reports, due to the pandemic, those who wish to visit the exhibition, and take the opportunity to admire all the beautiful and rare pieces from the auction, during the exposure period, will be able to do it with scheduled time. The dates and times for visitation are 12 to 21 September, between 2pm and 8pm.
Virtual auctions had already been held for some time. So that now, according to Luiz Fernando Dutra, with the pandemic ended up being an excellent alternative to not only acquire new works of art but also to have an unusual experience in this time of confinement.
Will also be put up for auction, among other pieces, a beautiful collection of Images from the 17th and 18th centuries, with emphasis on Images of Aleijadinho, Frei Agostinho de Jesus, Valentine master. In addition to the pair of pots, several other pieces that belonged to the Brazilian Imperial Family; 18th and 19th century furniture; 17th century French tapestry.
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