Bonhams London Launches First Contemporary African Art Sale

Blouinartinfo | Nicholas Forrest:


Six years after its inaugural Africa Now sale of Modern and African art in London, Auction house Bonhams is launching the first sale by any international auctioneer to be held in London that is solely focused on Contemporary African Art.


El Anatsui (Ghanaian, born 1944) ‘The Pilgrims’ in 18 pieces

“Africa Now – Contemporary Africa” will take place on October 15 the same week as the 1:54 Contemporary African Art Fair and also the Frieze Art Fair. The sale will feature works by the likes of El Anatsui, Chéri Samba, Maïmouna Guerresi, and Barthélémy Toguo…


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