On The Block: Bid On Bonhams’ Beautiful Art + Decor Items This Sunday


If you’ve always wanted to bid on unique art and antiques, but are intimidated by crowds, you’re in for a treat. Bonhams, the world-renowned, privately-owned British auction house, is having an Art + Décor auction this Sunday, March 22nd, and style addicts can place their bids live or online.

A rare Hermés Rose Lipstick Togo leather Birkin bag with palladium hardware. $13,000-$15,000

Starting at 10am PDT, participants can bid on a number of stunning pieces from Bonhams’ curated collection of art work, furnishings, and home accessories. Whether it’s a modern painting, a vintage piece of furniture, or one-of-a-kind accent piece, even the most experienced design fans will discover new must-have items.

A pair of Louis XV fruitwood and caned chairs, mid 18th century. $2,000-$2,500

A quick glance at the online catalogue reveals a treasure trove of to-die-for pieces like a rare Hermés ostrich farming bag, a Louis XV-style parcel gilt console table, and a diamond and 14-karat gold ribbon motif pendant/brooch.

Diamond and platinum ring with eternity band. $1,200-$1,500

To browse the catalogue or to register, visit bonhams.com/artdecorsf. If you’d prefer front row seats for all the auction action, head to the San Francisco’s Bonhams location at 220 San Bruno Avenue.   

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