For sale at Sotheby’s New York next week, there are several things that are amazing about this group lot. First, the awesome fact these still survive as a group and in relatively good shape after 400+ years. Second, they give us a glimpse into artistic learning practices of the past that are unchanged today, but imagine how revolutionary there were in the day! Third, the utter beauty of each exquisite body part is sublime.
PS: Thank you for stopping by and reading my feature today. I love what I do as an interior designer and art advisor, and it’s my hope that through these blog posts I’m enriching and heightening your aesthetic sensibility towards art, design and fabulous interiors in some way ~ Richard Rabel (a.k.a. the modern sybarite