That’s a lot of Pi­casso pieces, Sir

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - FRONT PAGE -

THE LATE Lord and Lady Richard At­ten­bor­ough’s Pi­casso ce­ram­ics sale last year made a ham­mer to­tal of £2.48 mil­lion at Sotheby’s with all 66 lots find­ing buy­ers.

The col­lec­tion was formed over more than five decades af­ter the cou­ple pur­chased a £3 sou­venir ash­tray in 1954.

The Bri­tish ac­tor and di­rec­tor, and brother of na­tur­ist and TV wildlife pre­sen­ter, Sir David At­ten­bor­ough, died in 2003. – Auc­tions Writer

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