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June 3 Native American art auction at Bonhams

June 3 Native American art auction at Bonhams

. May 20, 2013

Bonhams looks forward to presenting a 523-lot sale of Native American art, June 3 in San Francisco. The sale will feature historic basketry, fine textiles, jewelry, kachina dolls and pottery from various owners, including more than 200 lots of property from the Jim and Lauris Phillips Collection, San Marino, CA. Many examples from the Phillips’ […]

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Bonhams Hong Kong Offer Chinese Literati Objects at 2013 Spring Auctions

Bonhams Hong Kong Offer Chinese Literati Objects at 2013 Spring Auctions

. May 15, 2013

Bonhams Hong Kong is to offer Objects of Refined Virtue: A Private Collection of Scholar’s Objects, a single-owner collection of 45 fine and rare Chinese works of arts originally commissioned for the Imperial court and literati elite. The sale will take place on 26 May at the Island Shangri-La Hotel, Hong Kong. The collection, expected […]

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Forbidden City furniture for auction at Bonhams Chinese Art sale

Forbidden City furniture for auction at Bonhams Chinese Art sale

. May 13, 2013

Historical pieces of Chinese furniture, which include a pair of gilt-lacquer cabinets and an Imperial gilt bronze zitan double gourd plaque are due to be sold in Bonhams Chinese Art sale on 16th May in London. These objects possess a significant and impressive provenance, once belonging to an important Spanish diplomat who witnessed the Boxer […]

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World auction records set for glass at Bonhams

World auction records set for glass at Bonhams

. May 11, 2013

The Attack, an important cameo glass plaque by Thomas and George Woodall, smashed world records selling for £169,250 at Bonhams, New Bond Street on 1st May, as part of the British and European Glass Sale. The lot was secured by a buyer in the saleroom after a lengthy bidding battle. Crafted over 150 years ago […]

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Bonhams New York to auction studio glass from the collection of Dr. Anthony Terrana

Bonhams New York to auction studio glass from the collection of Dr. Anthony Terrana

. May 9, 2013

Bonhams will auction Important Studio Glass from the Collection of Dr. Anthony Terrana in the June 14 20th Century Decorative Arts auction at the Madison Avenue salesroom. Comprised of 23 impressive works created by some of today’s most gifted, innovative and influential artists in this burgeoning collecting field, this notable group inspires the mind with […]

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