Interview with Wristwatch expert Domenico Cecconi premium
Domenico Cecconi, an expert in the Department of Wristwatches, describes the dedicated auction catalog that will be auctioned in Milan, this Thursday, June 2024, at 3 p.m.
17 June 2024
Interview with Photography expert Chico Schoen premium
Photography expert Chico Schoen of Cambi Auction House tells us about the key players and new items up for auction on June 19, 2024. It consists of 120 lots that cover the entire history of Photography and photographic art; thus, starting from the mid-nineteenth century shots to Contemporary Art that uses photography.
9 June 2024
Carlo Mollino’s rare chair for the Lattes Publishing House in Turin premium
The most important semi-annual live auction in Cambi Auction House's number one department returns with the most prized Designer Design. A careful selection of rare and unpublished elements and objects of furniture, lighting, masterpieces signed by the most famous masters of Italian and international design. Absolute protagonist of the auction and catalog cover, is lot 33, a rare chair by Carlo Mollino made for the Gallery of the Lattes Publishing House in Turin. This extraordinary work, dated 1951, features a curved and polished walnut plywood frame, resinflex technical fabric and brass metal details. Only four examples of this chair exist, with an archival number at the Casa Mollino Museum: CM 323-4. This chair is not only an example of high craftsmanship, but also a historic piece that embodies the innovation and elegance of postwar Italian design (Estimate: €80,000.00 - 120,000.00).
8 June 2024
Antique Majolica and Porcelain at Mackenzie Castle! premium
On Wednesday, June 12, at the prestigious Genoese venue of Castello Mackenzie, Cambi Auction House presents a new event dedicated to Majolica and Antique Porcelain. To look at a majolica or antique porcelain is to discover, through the most hidden detail, the purest artistic and technical expression of masters and manufactures that have subsumed over the centuries. Lines, shapes and colors not only express the pinnacle of artists' creative sensibilities but can tell us arcane stories, myths and allegories.
The trompe-l’œil paintings of Jean François de La Motte premium
On the same day as the auction dedicated to Old Masters, the Old Master Drawings catalog will also go up for auction: 132 lots with the likes of Francesco Salviati, Guercino, Domenico Beccafumi, Federico Zuccari, Canaletto and Guardi. Among them all is the watercolor on parchment Vanitas with books, hourglass, butterfly and shell by Jean François de La Motte (Tournai, 1635 - Tournai, 1685).
Spinello Di Luca Spinelli known as Spinello Aretino premium
The date of the auction dedicated to Old Masters organized by Cambi Auction House is approaching. The new catalog offers a careful selection of paintings, the result of careful research work carried out by our experts and esteemed art historians. Among the most important works is a magnificent tempera on panel with a gold background depicting St. John the Evangelist.
The Graphic Work of Walter Valentini premium
Two years after Walter Valentini's death on May 20, 2022 in Milan, we are pleased to pay homage to his production with an anthological exhibition dedicated to a part of his output that is perhaps little known to collectors, despite the fact that it was an extremely important creative process for the artist: the graphic work.
17 April 2024
Romero Britto x Chiquita: Color and Pop Culture at Cambi premium
On the occasion of Design Week 2024, Cambi Casa d'Aste is hosting in the spaces of Via San Marco 22, the Milan headquarters of the Maison, the event and installation of Chiquita and its global campaign "Pop by Nature" signed by Brazilian and international artist Romero Britto (Recife, Oct. 6, 1963), exponent of NeoPop and founder of the Happy Art Movement.
5 April 2024
Gaetano Pesce: Master of Italian Design in the World premium
Gaetano Pesce was one of Italy's greatest multifaceted artists and designers; in particular, an exponent of radical design. A New Yorker by adoption, he provoked and revolutionized the world of design. Always socially engaged, Gaetano Pesce gave voice through his works to numerous issues. His unconventional and irreverent style leaves an indelible mark on the world of Design today.