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William Scott, ‘Four Pears,’ est. £150,000-£250,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

William Scott delivers ‘Four Pears’ to Bonhams Modern British & Irish Art sale, Nov. 24

William Scott, ‘Four Pears,’ est. £150,000-£250,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

William Scott, ‘Four Pears,’ est. £150,000-£250,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

LONDON – Four Pears by William Scott (1913-1989) leads a strong selection of work by Irish artists at Bonhams’ Modern British and Irish Art Sale in London on Wednesday  November 24. The painting has not been seen in public since it was exhibited at Irish Art in the Seventies: The International Connection in 1980. It is estimated at £150,000-£250,000. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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John Frost, ‘Live Oaks,’ est. $250,000-$300,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

John Frost landscape leads Bonhams’ Nov. 23 California Art sale

John Frost, ‘Live Oaks,’ est. $250,000-$300,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

John Frost, ‘Live Oaks,’ est. $250,000-$300,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

LOS ANGELES – Bonhams is pleased to announce its fall California Art sale, which showcases the state’s natural wonder as a central theme that distinguishes the category. Comprised of 122 lots, the November 23 sale in Los Angeles features an array of outstanding landscape paintings that reflect the major art historical movements of the 19th and 20th century. Leading artists represented include Jessie Arms Botke (1883-1971), John Frost (1890-1937), Edgar Payne (1883-1947), Arthur Putnam (1873-1930), and William Wendt (1865-1946). Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Dino Martens unique Anfora Ape vase, 1952, est. $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Unique Dino Martens piece headlines Bonhams Oct. 7 auction

Dino Martens unique Anfora Ape vase, 1952, est. $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Dino Martens unique Anfora Ape vase, 1952, est. $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

NEW YORK – On Thursday, October 7, Bonhams New York will present Important Italian Glass: The Paul Gresswell-Wilkins Collection. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Etruscan Montefortino-type bronze helmet, est. €20,000-€30,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Bonhams’ Paris gallery to hold its first antiquities sale, Oct. 7

Etruscan Montefortino-type bronze helmet, est. €20,000-€30,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Etruscan Montefortino-type bronze helmet, est. €20,000-€30,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

PARIS – Bonhams will hold its first sale of antiquities in France when it offers The Antiquities sale, de Louxor a Rome, voyage d’un passionne at its Paris saleroom, 4 rue de la Paix on Thursday October 7. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Muhammad Ali, ‘Sting Like a Bee,’ est. $40,000-$60,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Muhammad Ali drawings step into the ring at Bonhams Oct. 5 auction

Muhammad Ali, ‘Sting Like a Bee,’ est. $40,000-$60,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Muhammad Ali, ‘Sting Like a Bee,’ est. $40,000-$60,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

NEW YORK – On October 5, Bonhams will offer a collection of artwork by Muhammad Ali in TCM Presents…It’s a Knockout!, a sports memorabilia auction presented by Bonhams’ Popular Culture Department. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Ansel Adams, ‘Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada from Lone Pine, California,’ est. $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Polaroid exec’s Ansel Adams photos headline Bonhams Oct. 4 sale

Ansel Adams, ‘Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada from Lone Pine, California,’ est. $30,000-$50,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Ansel Adams, ‘Winter Sunrise, Sierra Nevada from Lone Pine, California,’ est. $30,000-$50,000. Courtesy of Bonhams

NEW YORK – On October 4, Bonhams will offer two rare Ansel Adams photographs in the New York various-owner Photographs sale. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Jessica Dismorr, ‘Mrs Ody,’ est. £6,000- £8,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Bonhams devotes auction to Modern British women artists

Jessica Dismorr, ‘Mrs Ody,’ est. £6,000- £8,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Jessica Dismorr, ‘Mrs Ody,’ est. £6,000- £8,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

LONDON – Paintings by British women, including artists whose works are rarely seen at auction, feature in Bonhams‘ Blazing a Trail: Modern British Women Artists sale in London on Wednesday September 29. They include Opportunity, a newly discovered work by Evelyn Dunbar, estimated at £5,000-£8,000, and Mrs Ody, a portrait by Jessica Dismorr, which has an estimate of £6,000-£8,000. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Chamberlain soup tureen, cover and stand from the Abergavenny Service, est. £8,000-£12,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Bonhams offers peerless British Regency porcelain Sept. 29

Chamberlain soup tureen, cover and stand from the Abergavenny Service, est. £8,000-£12,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Chamberlain soup tureen, cover and stand from the Abergavenny Service, est. £8,000-£12,000. Courtesy of Bonhams

LONDON – A collection of British Regency porcelain described as “the finest to appear at auction within living memory” is to be offered at The Twinight Collection sale at Bonhams on Wednesday September 29. The 103-lot sale represents the very best of the products of all the great English makers of the late 18th and 19th century including Chamberlain, Flight, Barr and Barr and Derby. Among the highlights is a Chamberlain soup tureen, cover and stand from the Abergavenny Service, made in around 1813, and estimated at £8,000-£12,000. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Bonhams unveils Paris headquarters

Bonhams’ newly renovated Paris headquarters on Rue de la Paix. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Bonhams’ newly renovated Paris headquarters on Rue de la Paix. Image courtesy of Bonhams

PARIS – The opening of Bonhams’ newly renovated Paris headquarters on Rue de la Paix will take place on Thursday, September 23, marking the launch of the international auction house’s first dedicated saleroom in Europe, which is a further step in its global expansion. The inaugural sale Antiquities: A Voyage of Passion from Luxor to Rome (Antiquities de Louxor a Rome, voyage d’un passionne) will be held on Thursday October 7.

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Charles White, ‘I Have a Dream,’ est. $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Bonhams to auction exquisite African American art collection Sept. 28

Charles White, ‘I Have a Dream,’ est. $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

Charles White, ‘I Have a Dream,’ est. $5,000-$7,000. Image courtesy of Bonhams

LOS ANGELES – On September 28, Bonhams will offer the collection of Dr. Sarah Gray, which comprises a wonderful selection of prints and original media by African American artists. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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