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THE YSL "TREASURES" TO AUCTION
For: Writing ASMODA
Yves Saint Laurent
Yves Saint Laurent
During the days from February 23 until February 25 there will take place the sale of the wonderful art collection of the designer Saint Laurent died June of last year. According to the auctions signature Christie's talks each other of “one of the most sumptuous private collections of our time”. It is anticipated that what it will be collected in the auction it can range between the 300 and 500 million euros that will serve to finance a foundation destined for the investigation of the AIDS.

The collection is formed by more than 700 exceptional pieces, a varied set within reach of few pockets, between that they represent pictures of Picasso, Cezanne and Mondrian, Degas and Matisse together with pieces of all the styles and of all the epochs like “music Instruments on a gueridón” dear in approximately 40 million euros and a varied movable “art deco”, you represent of bronze of Chinese origin of the century XVlll and up to a Roman masculine torso of the century l.

These pieces were assembled by Saint Laurent and his associate Pierre Bergé for 50 years. Now, hereditary Bergé of Saint Laurent has decided to get rid of all this wealth because he thinks that it is something much more useful and sure than to leave them to a museum. “If of something I am proud he says - it is of the demand that so much Yves as I have reached port to the buy of these objects” he has declared Bergé who has always been considered to be a wide-awake businessman.


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