Modern Masterpieces Forgotten in Paris Bank Vault to Go on Sale at Sotheby’s

0
370

LONDON (AP).- A long-lost trove of
Impressionist
and Modern art not seen since World War II will be offered at auction in
London
and Paris, Sotheby’s said Friday. The 140 works — including paintings,
prints
and drawings — belonged to Parisian art dealer Ambroise Vollard, who
played an
important role promoting artists including Renoir, Cezanne, Picasso and
Matisse.
On sale at Sotheby’s the Impressionist and Modern Art sales on June 22
in
London, and in Paris on 29 June.