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Tomasso Brothers Fine Art Announce Participation at the International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show

NEW YORK, N.Y.- Major pieces of European sculpture and works of art will be presented by Tomasso Brothers Fine Art at The International Fine Art & Antique Dealers Show, the prestigious New York fair that takes place at The Park Avenue Armory, Park Avenue at 67th Street , from Friday 21 to Thursday 27 October 2011. The Tomasso brothers, Dino, Giovanni and Raffaello, are known for their passion for sculpture and their dedication to scholarship so visitors to Stand A2 can expect to encounter some splendid examples of sculpture, furniture and works of art dating from the medieval period to the early 19th century. Outstanding will be a pair of glorious lapis lazuli vases made in Rome around 1790-1810. Carved with a frieze of dancing figures, these extraordinary vases are made out of two solid pieces of Afghan lapis lazuli. Although it was not unusual to