Sotheby’s Will Sell Rosetti “Prosperine” This Fall in London

July 11th, 2013

Rosetti's Prosperine, via Art Market MonitorThis coming fall, Sotheby’s will auction off a seminal work by pre-Raphaelite Dante Rosetti, a chalk drawing depicting Rosetti’s muse Janey Burden as the Greek Goddess Prosperine.  Described by the auction house as “one of the defining images of European art – instantly recognisable and representing the artist at the height of his originality,” the work will sell at auction this November in London, and is expected to command a sales price between £1.2 and £1.8 million.Read more at Art Market Monitor