Ninety Years of Israeli Art from the 1920’s till Today at Bonhams in London


LONDON.- On the 24th May 2011, Bonhams and Montefiore Auction Houses launch their inaugural sale of Israeli art in London. Bonhams has teamed up with Montefiore Auction House, Tel Aviv, to offer a selection of works that covers nine decades. This auction is set to be the most comprehensive sale of Israeli art in Europe, offering private collectors a unique opportunity to invest in an expanding art market. Giles Peppiatt, Head of Israeli Art at Bonhams, says: “Interest from both private collectors and museums internationally, ensures that this event will be an exciting new venture for Bonhams.” Jacob Gildor of Montefiore comments: “We have selected a mixture of Israeli artists who in some way represent Israeli Art from the 1920’s until today.” The auction will include six contem-