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Records set at Bonhams Made in California. Contemporary Art Auction

Records set at Bonhams Made in California. Contemporary Art Auction

| October 21, 2012

Bonhams featured works from the Betty and Monte Factor Family Collection in a single owner section of its semi-annual “Made in California: Contemporary Art” auction on October 3. The sale brought more than $1.45 million against its 968,000 pre-sale estimate. Highlights included three new world auction records from Factor Family Collection for works by Ed […]

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Bonhams to auction bronze self-portrait of Sir Eduardo Paolozzi as Greek God of Fire

Bonhams to auction bronze self-portrait of Sir Eduardo Paolozzi as Greek God of Fire

| October 17, 2012

An eight foot tall bronze self portrait of Sir Eduardo Paolozzi (1924-2005) titled The Artist as Hephaestus, conceived in 1987, will be sold in Bonhams 20th Century British and Irish art sale on November 14th in New Bond Street. It is estimated to make £150,000-250,000. The Artist as Hephaestus was commissioned by the London and […]

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Bonhams to auction Modern & East Anglian Pictures on 13 November

Bonhams to auction Modern & East Anglian Pictures on 13 November

| October 16, 2012

A selection of works by East Anglian artists including Edward Seago, Sir Alfred Munnings and Campbell Archibald Mellon will be offered for sale at Bonhams Modern & East Anglian Pictures auction on November 13. The sale will chart the artistic development of this picturesque region from early 19th Century Norwich and Suffolk School paintings through […]

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Elizabeth Frink Bronzes for Bonhams auction of 20th Century British and Irish art

Elizabeth Frink Bronzes for Bonhams auction of 20th Century British and Irish art

| October 1, 2012

Bonhams will offer no fewer than seven magnificent Elizabeth Frink bronzes in the next 20th Century British and Irish Art Sale on November 14th in New Bond St, London. In total they are expected to sell in excess of £400,000. Dame Elizabeth Frink’s subject matter included men, birds, dogs, horses and religious motifs, but very […]

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Irma Stern and Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef Paintings for Bonhams Auction

Irma Stern and Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef Paintings for Bonhams Auction

| September 20, 2012

South Africa’s leading artists, Irma Stern and Jacobus Hendrik Pierneef, had very different visions of the country they both loved passionately. Stern engaged her subjects up close and personally through expressive color and brushwork, preferring the genres of still life and portraiture, while for Pierneef it was the great vistas of the African veld, rendered […]

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Wyeth paintings, maritime ship portraits and americana for Bonhams auction

Wyeth paintings, maritime ship portraits and americana for Bonhams auction

| September 18, 2012

Bonhams auction of Furniture, Decorative Arts, Paintings & Maritime Works of Art from an Important New England Collection will fill the Frank Jones Center on October 15 with 500 lots of historic Americana, regional fine art, whimsical decorative items and notable paintings. The sale features an extremely broad range of items, giving collectors an unprecedented […]

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Norman Rockwell drawings for Christies auction

Norman Rockwell drawings for Christies auction

| August 29, 2012

Christie’s announce the September Sale of American Art in New York on September 25. Lead by two superb Norman Rockwell drawings, the sale features over 160 lots by eminent American artists, including Greg Wyatt, Mary Cassatt, and Mario Korbel, among others. Comprised of Impressionism, Modernism, Westerns, Illustrations, and bronzes, and with estimates ranging from $3,000 […]

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