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Bonhams to Find New Home for Unique Minton Archive

Bonhams to Find New Home for Unique Minton Archive

. May 11, 2007

“…Simply the greatest 19th century industrial archive in Britain” Paul Atterbury – Art Historian Royal Doulton Ltd, owner of the celebrated Minton archive, has commissioned Bonhams to advise on the future of the archive. Bonhams’ recommendation is that the archive be preserved in a British institution on display as an entity, not only for historians, […]

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The auction house at Pooh corner – rare original illustrations to sell at Bonhams in London

The auction house at Pooh corner – rare original illustrations to sell at Bonhams in London

. May 10, 2007

Two rare illustrations featuring the adventures of A.A. Milne’s much-loved creation, Winnie-the-Pooh by Ernest H. Shepard (1879 – 1976), are to go under the hammer at Bonhams in London later this month. ‘Tigers don’t like honey’ and ‘Pooh visiting in Owl’s parlour’ are expected to fetch between £20,000 – 30,000 each at Bonhams’ Sale of […]

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Bonhams holds worlds first South African Art sale in London

Bonhams holds worlds first South African Art sale in London

. May 10, 2007

On Wednesday 23 May 2007, Bonhams will become the first international auction house in the world to hold a sale dedicated to South African art outside of South Africa. The sale will be held in London at Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street – the salerooms, which saw world record prices achieved for Gerard Sekoto’s work […]

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Ram Rods Grateful Dead Collection Brings More than $1.1-Million Today in San Francisco

Ram Rods Grateful Dead Collection Brings More than $1.1-Million Today in San Francisco

. May 9, 2007

Deadheads were Live and Bidding at Bonhams & Butterfields Bonhams & Butterfields’ Tuesday, May 8, 2007 auction of Grateful Dead memorabilia from the Ram Rod Shurtliff Collection fetched more than $1.1-million today — garnered from competitive bidding on telephones and in the crowded San Francisco auction room. Top lots of the day included guitars played […]

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European Paintings on Offer at Bonhams & Butterfields in May

European Paintings on Offer at Bonhams & Butterfields in May

. May 8, 2007

Works by Sir Henry Raeburn, Alexandre Hyacinthe Dunouy, Fernand Cormon, Bernard Pothast, Sir William Russell Flint featured… Bonhams & Butterfields, California’s oldest and largest fine arts auctioneers, brings European Paintings to auction in San Francisco on Wednesday, May 16, 2007. Featured within the 19th century oils, Old Masters and drawings is an exciting array of […]

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