The 2008 Bonhams & Butterfields "Quail Lodge, A Sale of Exceptional Motorcars and Automobilia" was held Friday, August 15th at the Quail Lodge Resort in Carmel, California. Bonhams & Butterfields' 11th annual auction, held in connection with The Quail, A Motorsport Gathering … [Read more...]
Coverage of Bonhams auctions, including previews, results and reports from the many Bonhams sales across the globe.
1934 ERA A-Type Prototype Single-Seater Racing Voiturette Profile Ex-works/Raymond Mays/Humphrey Cook/Richard Seaman/Tim Rose-Richards/Oliver Bertram/Prinz zu Leiningen/Mrs Kay Petre/The Hon. Brian Lewis, Eugen Bjornstad – John Heath – Reg Parnell – Ashmore Brothers – David Hampshire – Philip Fotheringham-Parker – Alastair Birrell – Ron Flockhart – Bill Moss – Sandy Murray Just study the above list of works … [Read more...]
'Les Grandes Marques à Monaco', Bonhams' 19th consecutive sale in Monte Carlo on May 10th, achieved a sale total of €8.2-million, making it one of the most successful sales ever held in the principality. The saleroom was packed with collectors from around the world who came to bid on the hand-picked selection of historic sports and competition cars offered in the spacious halls of SAS Prince Rainier's Motor Museum. … [Read more...]
Motorcycle enthusiasts assembled in the ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Half Moon Bay, CA on Saturday, 3 May 2008 for Bonhams & Butterfields' second annual sale of exceptional motorcycles and automobilia, held in conjunction with the Legends of the Motorcycle Concours d'Elegance. More than $1.9-million was paid for rare and desirable motorbikes, collectibles and artwork from private and corporate … [Read more...]
Ex-Le Mans Bugatti Type 55 Super Sport To Star In Bonhams Monaco Sale Bonhams returns to the royal principality of Monaco on May 10, 2008 for the 19th consecutive year to offer once again a selection of some of the world's most desirable collectors' cars. The sale, 'Les Grandes Marques à Monaco', is to be held at the Collection de Voitures Anciennes de S.A.S. le Prince de Monaco. Star of the sale will be a … [Read more...]