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The Voluminous Figures of Fernando Botero

Fernando Botero was one of the most renowned South American artists of the contemporary era. Larissa Guimaraes, International Art Consultant, AstaGuru Auction House explains his continuing appeal.  Offering a vibrant and bold approach to the prevalent themes of Latin American art, Fernando Botero (1932-2023) developed a style which is uniquely his own and at the same time, paid tribute to the voluptuousness of the form in the works of Old Masters. Botero passed away on 15th...

AstaGuru Presents Imperial Treasures Auction

AstaGuru’s upcoming ‘Imperial Treasures’ Auction will showcase an extraordinary assortment of antiques and rare collectibles predominately from 19th and 20th century India, China, Japan, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, the United Kingdom, among other places. An ode to the rich design aesthetics and traditions from these disparate cultures, the curation steeped in maximalism includes ceramics, furniture, crystal chandeliers, fine silver, vintage clocks, and other decorative items. The auction is scheduled for August 12th-13th, 2023. Talking about...

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