Paintings from the collection of the late West German Chancellor, Dr. Konrad Adenauer are to?
Paintings from the collection of the late West German Chancellor, Dr. Konrad Adenauer are to be sold at Christie's, the London Art Auctioneers, on Friday (June 25).
The group of 30 old masters are mostly of the Gothic and Renaissance periods, and cover the Italian, Flemish, French, German and Spanish schools.
They are being sold on behalf of Mr. Heinz Kisters, who helped Dr. Adenauer to assemble his collection. Mr. Kisters lives in Switzerland, near Lake Constance.
Five days later (June 30) Christie's will be auctioning a collection of modern impressionist paintings. Artists included in the sale are: Cezanne, Gaugin, Klee, Manet, Miro, Monet, Picasso and Renoir.