Casa Segundo: An Auction For The Season - Arts & Culture

This online auction on November 26 featuring 235 lots may just be where your holiday shopping happens.

According to the auction house, “Teasing the season in time for the holidays, Casa de Memoria’s Auction Segundo features 235 lots of “giftable” art and antique pieces set for November 26.” 235 Lots are open for preview until the 25th of November in Casa de Memoria’s history filled Palacio de Memoria which is the recipient of NCCA’s 2020 Philippine Heritage Award for adaptive reuse, built during the Commonwealth Period, a sea side estate that survived the carpet bombing of Manila.

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The Lhuillier-run auction house offers important “history pieces,” such as the 18th-century painting of the “Annunciation” after Barocci (Lot 158), and Baccarat crystal figures of the Three Magi (Lot 147).

Lot 211: Fan-shaped Landscape painting, by Manuel Moreno Rodriguez 
Spain, circa early 19th century. Oil on paper. Signed and dated 1893 at the lower left corner. Framed.
PHP 40,000.00

Noteworthy European porcelain and crystal brands, as well as historically-important Philippine prints, Chinese export porcelain, other Orientalia and more are also included in the items up for bid, “all meticulously selected” by Miguel Rosales, The Casa’s creative director.

Lot 185: Napoleon III Gilded Wooden Frame
French, circa latter half of 19th century. Oval-windowed, rectangular frame, carved and gessoes with swirling beads and acanthus.
PHP 60,000.00

Casa de Memoria’s Auction Segundo happens on November 26, Saturday, 2pm onwards. Casa de Memoria is the auction house of Palacio de Memoria, located along Roxas Boulevard in Parañaque City. 

Lot 078: “Lips” by Jeff Koons (b. 1955) on Bernardaud Porcelain Plate
A limited edition of 830/2500. Bears at the back the artist’s name, signature, title of the work, and other pertinent information. Manufactured by Bernardaud (est. 1863).   
PHP 36,000.00

You can register to bid at the Invaluable page For more information on Casa de Memoria’s auction event, call 8253-3994, e-mail [email protected], or follow @thecasadememoria on Facebook and @casadememoria on Instagram.

Photos courtesy of Casa de Memoria.

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