Barakat Gallery

December 10, 2009 06:57 ET

Pierre Bergé & associés - Paris presents Over 100 Masterpieces from FAYEZ BARAKAT

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Dec. 10, 2009) -

I would like to draw your attention to an important auction, on the 14th of December 2009, at the prestigious sale-room of Drouot Montaigne, Paris.

Fayez Barakat, one of the leading dealers in antiquities will be offering 112 masterpieces including Greek, Roman, Egyptian and Near Eastern works of art from his collection for sale.

The auction will be conducted by Pierre Bergé & Associates, the seller of the "Yves Saint Laurent - Pierre Bergé Collection", in Paris on Monday 14 December.

Should you desire a hard copy of the catalogue, please reply directly to me, or if you prefer, to the Barakat Gallery ( or with your mailing address and a copy will be sent your way. Please do not hesitate to contact me for more information.

Saturday and Sunday, 12 - 13, December: from 11 am to 6 pm
Monday 14 December: from 11 am to 3 pm
Auction conducted by: Pierre Bergé & associés
Paris 12 rue Drouot 75009 Paris France
T. +33 (0)1 49 49 90 00
F. +33 (0)1 49 49 90 01

The Barakat Collection is comprised of ancient artifacts, coins and jewelry from all periods of history. The collection of genuine museum quality artifacts has taken shape as a mirror of all ages and cultures. Fayez Barakat feels an obligation to his collection and wishes to share his experiences and collection with all others who appreciate the art of collecting.

The Barakat Gallery has over ten departments of specialization, including: Tribal, Pre-Columbian, Egyptian, Biblical, Near Eastern and Greco-Roman. Our most recent introduction to the collection has been an on-line continuous auction site that enables you to bid online for pieces throughout the entire collection. In conjunction with our launch onto the Internet we are in the final stages of developing the Barakat Museum Online. The museum shall encompass the awesome heritage, beauty, wisdom and spiritual history the collection beholds.

"I have collected and now make available these wonderful works of art, which not only may be viewed, but touched, enjoyed and possessed." FAYEZ BARAKAT

Contact Information

  • Daphne Vicaire
    + 33 (0)1 49 49 90 15
    Auction conducted by: Pierre Berge & associes
    Paris 12 rue Drouot 75009 Paris France
    +33 (0)1 49 49 90 00
    +33 (0)1 49 49 90 01 (FAX)