Sunday, 1 February 2009

Bonhams | Africa Now: Contemporary African Art

Africa Now: Contemporary African Art
Wednesday 8 April 2009
New Bond Street

Entries now invited for our auction of Africa Now: Contemporary African Art

Georges Lilanga di Nyama | Tanzania

Georges Lilanga di Nyama (Tanzanian, 1934-2005) Huyu bwana ame bebwa a napelewa osptali, acrylic on canvas (detail)

Estimate: £3,000 - 5,000

William Kentridge | South African

William Joseph Kentridge (South African, born 1955) Refuge in the library, oil on canvas

Estimate: £100,000 - 150,000

To arrange a free and confidential auction valuation or for further advice on buying or selling at auction, please contact:

Hannah O'Leary
+44 (0) 20 7468 8213

We are currently consigning works for our April 2009 auction. The sale will include the very best of post-war and contemporary art from across the African continent in various media including painting, sculpture, and drawing. Of particular interest are works by artists including El Anatsui, Marlene Dumas, George Afedzi Hughes, Jimoh Buraimoh, William Kentridge, Romauld Hazoumé, Ben Enwonwu, Georges Lilanga, Dumile Feni and Bruce Onobrakepeya, among many others.

Africa Now: Contemporary African Art | Bonhams, London

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