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luxpresso - 07/09/2014 06:00:37

Auction Alert: Anish Kapoor’s Disc Bags Rs 6.4 Crore at Bonham’s

Auction Alert: Anish Kapoor’s Disc Bags Rs 6.4 Crore at Bonham’s Two noteworthy bids at the Bonham’s Post-War & Contemporary Art Sale caught our attention this time – acclaimed Indian artist Anish Kapoor’s stainless steel sculpture and Banksy’s Winnie the Pooh and Kids on Guns artworks. Here’s why Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 04/26/2013 12:04:02

A Blue Diamond Sells for a Record Price of $9.4 mn

A Blue Diamond Sells for a Record Price of $9.4 mn A rare blue diamond, weighing 5.3 carats and once used in a ring by Bulgari, sold for $9.4 million at a Bonham's auction in London Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 12/05/2012 10:00:00

Camera Leica Luxus I Sets World Record at Auction

Camera Leica Luxus I Sets World Record at Auction Hong Kong was host to a Bonhams auction like never before. On sale were a variety of Leica cameras that appealed to photography and vintage camera enthusiasts of this rapidly emerging market Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 10/09/2012 13:30:41

Bowmore Whisky Estimated to go for £150,000 at Bonham’s Auction

Bowmore Whisky Estimated to go for £150,000 at Bonham’s Auction Bowmore geared to break all records with the world’s most expensive bottle of whisky. The 54-year-old single malt that will make its debut at Bonhams’ Whisky Sale auction is being pegged at £150,000 Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 10/01/2012 13:05:40

Auction Alert: Raj Silverware at Bonhams

Auction Alert: Raj Silverware at Bonhams Bonhams' Islamic and Indian Art auction in October includes some stunning examples of silver work from the Raj era. Look out for a stunning pear shaped jug mounted with a fierce lion Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 06/08/2012 12:55:06

Indian Art Takes Centre Stage

Indian Art Takes Centre Stage Recently Jehangir Sabavala's wife Shirin put up for grabs his much talked about work Vespers I at a Bonhams auction.And much to her surprise the artwork sold for Rs 2 crore, twice the expected sum and a world record for Indian art of sorts Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 05/29/2012 06:00:00

Auction Alert: Hussain, Souza & Sabavala Dominate Bonham's Sale

Auction Alert: Hussain, Souza & Sabavala Dominate Bonham's Sale London auction house Bomham's has put together a rather impressive list of artists for their up-coming Modern and Contemporary South Asian art sale Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 05/24/2012 06:00:00

Prada's First Short Film Premieres at Cannes

Prada's First Short Film Premieres at Cannes Prada premiered its first short film A Therapy, starring Helena Bonham Carter and Sir Ben Kingsley at the Cannes film festival. Directed by Roman Polanski, the film is a firmly tongue-in-cheek showcase of Prada's apparently high desirability Continue Reading »

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luxpresso - 04/24/2012 06:00:00

Auction Alert: World's Only Ferrari 900cc Motorcycle at Bonhams

Auction Alert: World's Only Ferrari 900cc Motorcycle at Bonhams It's surprising, but true, that this is the only Ferrari-endorsed motorcycle ever built. It all began when British engineer David Kay wrote to Enzo Ferrari's son Piero, requesting to build a motorcycle sporting the Cavallino Rampante (prancing horse badge) in tribute to his late father. Now that... Continue Reading »

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