Offbeat A piece of palace in your living room? The Athénée Plaza sells its luxurious auction furniture in Paris
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of the Palate Plaza Athénée furnishings is auctioned on Tuesday, November 23, 2021 in Paris. Among the proposed objects are tables, chairs, desserts or trolleys. Seventy pieces appear in the catalog.
part of the old furniture of the Plaza Athénée restaurant, famous address of the 8th arrondissement of Paris,this Tuesday, November 23, 2021. In total, 70 rooms are offered by the house Artcurial, . Among the proposed objects: tables, chairs, desserts, trolleys, photophores or housewives.
This furniture was chosen in 2014 by Chief Alain Ducasse. This one left its cuisines to Jean Imbert this summer.
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The painting was sold to Argentinian real estate developer and museum founder Eduardo F. Costantini at Sotheby's, breaking a price record previously set by Kahlo's husband Diego Rivera.The painting, titled 'Diego and I,' features a bust of her husband Diego Rivera, painted with a third eye on his forehead, sitting atop her eyebrows as she weeps. It was completed in 1949 just five years before her death.
Objects estimated up to 10,000 euros
as accurate Paris, three silver separation bells made by Pierre-Yves Workshop The Floc's will be part of the flagship parts of the sale. They required 3,500 hours of work and are estimated between 8,000 and 10,000 euros. Is also a large model oval table worth 4,000 to 5,000 euros. Finally stools created through 3D will also be able to find a taker.
Note that all these objects will be exposed on Tuesday from 11 am to 6 pm. The sale, it must take place at 5 pm at the Artcurial Sales House. Access requires a valid sanitary pass and the port of the mask is mandatory.
The one decision costing Aussie homeowners $30,000 .
Aussie homeowners who sell their properties off-market are sacrificing $30,000 on average compared to taking them to auction.New data from PropTrack has found that houses that are sold off-market on average fetch prices that are 2.6 per cent lower than those who sell at auction.