Curated Tour by Colin Sheaf, Deputy Chairman of Bonhams, and Global Head of Asian Art, around the ‘Fine Chinese Art’ auction preview (auction date is 14 May)
The sale will include fine Chinese ceramics dating from the Neolithic period until the 19th century; jade carvings of the Ming and Qing Dynasty (1368-1911); Archaic bronze vessels and gilt-bronze Buddhist figures: and an extensive selection of antique Chinese furniture, textiles and collectable Chinese decorative arts
Venue: Bonhams new flagship headquarters, at 101 New Bond St, London W1S 1SR
Date and Time: Tuesday 12 May 2020; commencing at 3.00 until approximately 4.00: meet at the Main Reception Desk between 2.50-3.00pm
Number of attendees: maximum 30
Tickets (for members and their guests only): £10 from the Box Office at the Cadogan Hall, 3 Sloane Terrace, London, SW1X 9DQ in person (Monday – Saturday 10am – 6pm (Sunday 12 noon – 6pm – performance days only) or by phone 0207-730-4500 (booking not available online). A charge is made by Cadogan Hall for card payments so it is better to book in person, or by post, with cheque payable to Cadogan Hall.
Auction Catalogue: available to purchase at Bonhams Reception Desk, but not necessary for the Tour
Refreshments: Emilia Café (based at Bonhams) offers tea, coffee and a well-stocked Wine Bar before and after the event