Contemporary Designer Furnishings Added to Bonhams & Butterfields’ Auction


SAN FRANCISCO, CA.- Fine arts auctioneers Bonhams & Butterfields’ monthly auctions of fine art, antiques, furniture, and collectibles – the SoMa Estate Auctions – routinely bring 800-1,000 lots to the block in San Francisco. Beginning with the September 19th sale, Contemporary Designer Furnishings, a new category, will be added to the regular offerings. Highlights will include property designed by McGuire, Michael Taylor Designs, Eames, Brown Jordan, Eero Saarinen and Orlando Diaz-Azcuy, among others. Sourced primarily from private collections, estates, institutions and other sellers, each SoMa Estate Auction includes collectibles such as: paintings and prints, jewelry, Asian works of art, rugs, silver, American and European furniture and decorative arts, and other home furnishings, with estimates ranging from $300 to $3,000 per lot. September’s auction will be held over two days, featuring estate jewelry in the second session on Monday, Sept. 20th. According to SoM