MADRID, 16 Jul. (EUROPA PRESS) –
The Ministry of Culture has granted a state guarantee to two sculptures by Bernini and Alberto Giacometti for exhibition in the permanent collection of the Thyssen-Bornemisza National Museum, as published this Friday by the Official State Gazette (BOE).
Is about Bernini’s sculpture ‘San Sebastián’ which has been insured for 20.7 million euros Y ‘The Glade’ by Alberto Giacometti whose State guarantee amounts to 16.5 million euros. In both cases, the warranty coverage will be extended until September 2022.
On the other hand, the Ministry of Culture has also granted a State guarantee to painting ‘Portrait of Baron HH Thyssen-Bornemisza (Man in a Chair)‘by Lucian Freud, for display in the permanent collection of the Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. The total economic value of the work covered by the State guarantee amounts to 31.4 million euros.
The maximum period of coverage will begin and take effect from October 16, 2021 to October 15, 2022.