The results of the sale dedicated to paintings and sculptures of the nineteenth and twentieth century have confirmed the recent years interest for 1800s paintings, in contrast with the general trend of the market (Sold by lot: 77,14%)
Several high quality works, all from private collections, have been key to the success of the sale and achieved remarkable prices.
World Records for two artists: Angelo Dall'Oca Bianca and Achille Formis Befani. Domenico Induno painting "Un pensiero a Garibaldi" dated 1863 was sold for € 87,500.
Another great result third world record for Oreste Albertini: his painting "In Val Ceresio, Varese" dated February 1923 was sold for € 37,500. Worth of mention is also the self-portrait of Filippo Carcano sold for € 40,000, a very strong price for the portraits category.
Lot 1058 - Angelo Dall'Oca Bianca “ Passeggiata sul Ponte Nuovo” oil on canvas
Price realised € 125.000 (Estimate € 8.000/9.000)
Lot 1055 - Achille Formis Befani “ Le Bagnanti”, oil on canvas
Price realised € 52.500 (Estimate € 7.000/8.000)