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Bonhams is a privately owned international auction house. Founded in 1793, it is one of the world's largest and most renowned auctioneers of fine art and antiques, motor cars and jewelry.
  • Apr 3, 2019

    London - Bonhams announces a new partnership with LiveAuctioneers, one of the premier online auction-aggregator sites for art, antiques, jewellery and collectables in the United States. The first Bonhams sale to be featured on the platform will be New York's African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian sale on May 11. Marc Sands, Bonhams' Chief Marketin...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    the Dunrobin Sale at Bonhams Exceeds All Expectations The Dunrobin Attic Sale20 Apr 2021Edinburgh The sale of the contents of the attics and cellars at Dunrobin Castle, family seat of the 25th Earl of Sutherland, was held at Bonhams Edinburgh on Tuesday 20 April. It made £732,528, more than twice its pre-sale estimate, wit...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    The Marine Sale21 Apr 2021London, KnightsbridgeA fine Prisoner-of-War boxwood model of the first class ship of the line HMS Foudroyant, French, early 19th century,the case 76 x 89 x 39cm (30 x 35 x 15 1/2in). Life as a prisoner of war during the French Revolutionary Wars (1892-1802) was nasty and brutish but above all boring. To while away the...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    Bonhams has appointed Leslie Wright as Chairman, North America, overseeing Fine Arts, Luxury Lifestyle and Collectibles. Leslie joined the company in 1994. She single-handedly built the US Trust and Estates team from ground up and has been a key factor for establishing its high reputation among the estate planning community both in the US and inter...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    Proving that Africa is still the hot continent, Bonhams next Modern and Contemporary African Art sale in London on 17 March will showcase a host of exciting young talent, alongside established big names. One of the highlights is Adam and Steve joined by the knee, a study, produced by the 27-year-old Zimbabwean art...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    British. Cool.25 Feb 2021London, New Bond StreetVivienne Westwood'Prostitute' Shoes, Café Society Collection, Spring/Summer 1994 The world of art and fashion come together at Bonhams British. Cool. sale on 25 February in New Bond Street, London, with designer pieces by Vivienne Westwood, Alexander McQueen, Ossie Clark...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    A double-sided acrylic painting on Plexiglas by Raymond Pettibon (b. 1957) will be offered in Bonhams Post-War and Contemporary Sale taking place February 19, 2021 in Los Angeles. Among the most highly sought-after artists of today, Pettibon initially came into the art world through music, creating cover art for his brother's rock band Black F...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    Modern, Contemporary & Latin American Art26 Jan - 4 Feb 2021Online, New York NEW YORK – Eleven works by three leading artists from the Cuban collective known as Los Diez Pintores Concretos (the Ten Concrete Painters) lead Bonhams Modern, Contemporary & Latin American Art Online Sale which runs from January 26 – Febru...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    Collection of Antique Weathervanes Blow into Bonhams L.A. Home & Interiors26 Jan 2021Los AngelesA FINE MOLDED GILT COOPER HORSE JUMPING THROUGHOUT HOOP WEATHERVANEAttributed to A. L. Jewel & Co., Waltham, MA, third quarter 19th century For equestrian champion Luann Beach, her passion for horses did not stop at riding. She may have successfu...

  • Apr 3, 2019

    A newly discovered statue of St George by the major 19th and early 20th century British sculptor, Sir Alfred Gilbert, sold for £1,222,7450 at Bonhams' Fine Design 1200-1900 sale in London on Friday 18 December. A close variant on Gilbert's design for the statue of St George on the tomb of the Duke of Clarenc...

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  • Nov 14, 2022

    Diamond Dust Shoes (1980) by Andy Warhol, estimated at $1,200,000 - 1,800,000, and Untitled (1956) by Alexander Calder, estimated at $700,000 - 1,000,000. View Catalogue New York – An exceptional painting, Diamond Dust Shoes, (1980) by Andy Warhol (1928-1987) will be presented at Bonhams Post-War & Contemporary sale on November 16 in New York...

  • Oct 27, 2022

    Motherwell, Hofmann, and Ruscha lead the dedicated sale on November 16 at Bonhams New York Hans Hofmann (1880-1966), Let There Be Light (And the Sun Beautiful as She Was and Pregnant – Scattered Her Colours All over the Earth), 1955-1961. Estimate: $3,000,000 – 5,000,000. New York - It is with great pleasure that we at Bonhams pr...

  • Oct 7, 2022

    Bonhams' auction of Zhenya Gershman’s compelling oil painting to raise money for United Help Ukraine Mariupol Diary (2022) by Zhenya Gershman.  Los Angeles – Internationally recognized artist, Zhenya Gershman, debuts a new painting of a family devastated by the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, hiding underground during...

  • Oct 4, 2022

    99% sold by value across all three sales, totalling US$5.5 million Ode to the Sound of Autumn by Pu Ru, sold for US$201,975. New York – Bonhams concluded its auctions for Asia Week New York this autumn, which included The Joan and Ted Dorf Collection of Chinese Snuff Bottles and Archer Rings on September 19, Chi...

  • Sep 19, 2022

    The personal collection of the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg featured a gold collar, lace gloves, and a gavel, which soared past estimates Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s beaded judicial collar, sold for $176,775, wooden judge’s gavel, sold for $20,400, pair of cream lace gloves, sold for $12,750, and a ‘Dissent’ poster, so...

  • Sep 13, 2022

    New York: Asia Week New York is pleased to announce that Autumn 2022, will run from September 14 to 23 with online and in-person exhibitions–including works from twenty-one international Asian art galleries and six auction houses–Bonhams, Christie’s, Doyle, Heritage, iGavel, and Sotheby’s. Thirteen of the galleries are simultaneously openin...

  • Sep 5, 2022

    Auction world records achieved for works by Jaune Quick-to-See-Smith, T.C. Cannon, and Victor Reece [L-R] Dartmouth Portrait #8, 1973, sold for $378,375, Hopi Snake Priest, 1972, sold for $106,215, and Hollywood Indian #2, 1972, sold for $246,075, by Fritz Scholder. View Results New York – Several works by Fritz Scholder ...

  • Aug 29, 2022

    View Catalogue Rolex. chronograph bracelet watch Cosmograph Daytona, Ref: 116506, £70,000 - 100,000 London, Knightsbridge - Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega, Piaget, Jaeger-LeCoultre to more contemporary styles from fashion houses Hermès, Chanel, and Cartier form the timepieces at Bonhams Knightsbridge 13 September watches and wristwat...

  • Aug 17, 2022

    Grass Symphony (1962) by Lynne Drexler (1928-1999), oil on canvas, 48 1/4 x 62 1/4 in. Estimated at $500,000 – 700,000. View Catalogue Los Angeles –One of the most exceptional paintings by American painter Lynne Drexler (1928-1999), Grass Symphony (1962), will lead the Bonhams Post-War & Contemporary Art X...

  • Aug 12, 2022

    [L-R] Hollywood Indian #2, 1972, estimated at $30,000 – 50,000, Dartmouth Portrait #8, 1973, estimated at $100,000 – 150,000, and Hopi Snake Priest, 1972, estimated at $30,000 - 50,000, by Fritz Scholder. View Catalogue Los Angeles – On August 31, Bonhams will present its third annual Modern Native American Art&n...

  • Aug 5, 2022

    Luxury car collectors are again flocking to California’s shore for Monterey Car Week 2022, an annual affair that promises exciting prices for the most coveted vehicles on the market. It will run from August 12 through August 21, 2022. Last year’s Monterey Car Week yielded USD 321 million and an 87% sell-through rate despite ongoing economic pre...

  • Jul 29, 2022

    What is the latest news from around the auction world this July? The highly-anticipated Coeur d’Alene Art Auction of 2022 netted a respectable USD 16.4 million this month after setting numerous world records for American Western artists. Phillips reported a record mid-year high in sales, as well as the opening of a Los Angeles office. Elsewhere, ...

  • Jul 22, 2022

    Stephen Hawking’s copy of “Black Hole Explosions?” OFFPRINT FROM: Nature, Vol. 248, No. 5443, 1 March 1974. Image courtesy of Bonhams. In the moment, scientific discoveries often feel utterly new, from Copernicus’ heliocentric model of the universe in 1543 to the first photos from the James Webb Space Telescope in 2022. The excitement of a ...

  • Jul 19, 2022

    New York: Asia Week New York–in partnership with Joan B Mirviss LTD–will celebrate the publication of Listening to Clay: Conversations with Contemporary Japanese Ceramic Artists, which coincides with the gallery’s exhibition on view from July 19th to August 26th.   To register for the webinar, held on Tuesday, July 26 at 5:00 p.m. (...

  • Jun 30, 2022

    The art world is slowly shifting into its summer season, complete with mid-year special sales and hints of what will come over the next few months. This June, Auction Daily spoke with several industry experts about their specialties, including Teddy bears and Native American art. We also explored contemporary LGBTQ+ artists to know this Pride Month...