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Mr. Roberto Agostini, a third generation antiquarian and expert appraiser, from Rome welcomes you to Depoca Antiques.

You will find rare antique furniture, elegant marble sculptures, beautiful paintings; works of art by Italian, English, French, Scandinavian and other artists and craftsmen from the 15th to the 20th centuries. Also, antique furniture and pieces from the Far East, China, Japan and Korea; remarkable collections of porcelain and jade; outstanding hand-crafted Persian, Turkestan, Samarkandan, Tibetan and Chinese carpets; tapestries; and old marble fireplaces.




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Portrait of Frances Eugene of Savoy - Carignan, the young Count of Soissons. Oil on canvas, anonymous work. Historical information about this personage: Eugene of Savoy fought in 1683 against the Turks beneath the walls of a Vienna under siege, contributing to the victory of the Imperial Army led by John Sobieski, King of Poland, and Charles V, Duke of Lorraine. He later won other victories against the Turks as the leader of these military campaigns. In 1697 in Zenta he obliged the Turks to sign the Treaty of Carlowitz. In 1716 in Petrovaradin and in 1717 in Belgrade he forced them to endorse the Treaty of Passorowitz. As well as a skillful strategist, he was a cultured enthusiast of literature and the sciences which he cultivated and protected. His military campaigns were studied and described in an important work of 21 volumes edited by the General Austro-Hungarian Staff.
 
Ritratto di Francesco Eugenio di Savoia - Carignano Conte di Soissons giovane. Olio su tela, opera di anonimo. Notizie storiche sul personaggio: Eugenie di Savoia combattè nel 1683 contro i Turchi sotto le mura di Vienna assediata, contribuendo alla vittoria dell'Esercito imperiale guidato da Giovanni Sobieschi Re di Polonia e Carlo V Duca di Lorena. Nel proseguo del tempo riportò altre vittorie sui turchi in qualità di responsabile nella conduzione delle campagne militari, Nel 1697 a Zenta obbligandoli alla pace di Carlowitz. Nel 1716 a Petervaradino e nel 1717 a Belgrado costringendoli alla pace di Passorowitz. Oltreché valente stratega, fu un uomo colto, amante delle lettere e delle science che coltivò e professò. Le sue campagne militari furono studiate e descritte in una importante opera di 21 volumi edita dallo Stato Maggiore Austro - Ungarico.
Pair of antique and rare Baltic armchairs in mahogany decorated with pearls. The arm supports rest on two wooden sculptures superbly modeled after sphinxes. They are attributed to the Russian area and datable to the Neoclassical period.
 
Coppia di antiche e rare poltrone baltiche in mogano perlato. I braccioli poggiano su due sculture m legno superbamente modellate a sfingi. Si collocano nell'area russa e nel periodo Neoclassico.

 

 
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