Sophia Loren’s Mercedes Benz

SOPHIA LOREN: Sotheby’s Auction house NYC currently has two astonishing exhibitions open to the public. “Magnificent Jewels” showcases a historic diamond necklace once owned by Queen Nazli of Egypt, along with rooms full of countless diamond pieces and collectibles. In addition to the stunning display of jewelry, there is a second exhibition titled “Driven by Disruption”. This rare collection of automotive masterpieces includes a thirty million dollar Ferrari and a hand painted Porsche that was once owned by Janis Joplin.

Featured in the main “Magnificent Jewels” display room is a larger than life print of actress Sophia Loren in her 1955 Mercedes Benz 300 SL. The photograph of Loren perfectly brings together the elegance of the jewelry exhibit and timelessness of the automobiles on display. The exhibitions are open 10am-5pm December 5th-8th and 10am-1pm on December 9th.

12308675_10204080238246734_3090433078714322369_nPhotograph of Sophia Loren featured in the main room of the Magnificent Jewels exhibition at Sotheby’s Auction House, NYC

Check out some more great shots of Sophia Loren posing with her classic 1955 Mercedes Benz 300 SL.

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