Contemporary Works of 60 African Artist from 15 Countries Across the Continent on Sale at Bonhams


LONDON.- The third ‘Africa Now’ auction, a fascinating sample of the best African Modern and Contemporary Art, goes on sale at Bonhams, the international fine art auction house, in London on March 16th. The sale which moves by turn between London and New York, takes place in Britain this March, and promises to be the strongest sale of its kind yet. Giles Peppiatt, Head of African Art at Bonhams, says: “Some 115 works from artists across the continent – Benin, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Senegal, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe – will once more attract buyers from around the world. Bonhams has a presence in 27 countries on five continents and provides a major conduit to world-wide buyers interested in Modern and Contemporary African art.” Prices range from £1,000 for artists such as Ibou Diouf