NOVEMBER 28TH-30TH, 2006

The international fine art auction house Bonhams, in co-operation with Art Expertise offered for sale over 200 carefully chosen paintings and works depicting Greek subjects by 19th and 20th century Greek and Foreign artists on December 12th 2006 at 101 New Bond Street, London. The paintings came from private collections in Greece, as well as abroad.

The artwork was on display before the auction at the private museum Herakleidon, from Nov. 28th to 30th and at Bonhams, 101 New Bond Street, London, from Dec. 7th to 11th.

Bonhams, founded in 1793, is the world's oldest and largest auctioneers of fine art and antiques remaining with British ownership. The present company was formed by the merger in November 2001 of Bonhams & Brooks and Phillips Son and Neale UK. In August 2002, the company acquired Butterfields, the principal firm of auctioneers on the West Coast of America and in August this year, Goodmans, a leading Australian fine art and antiques auctioneer with salerooms in Sydney, joined the Bonhams Group of Companies. Today, Bonhams is the third largest and fastest growing auction house in the world. It offers more sales than any of its rivals, through two major salerooms in London: New Bond Street, and Knightsbridge, and a further 11 throughout the UK. Sales are also held in Switzerland, Monaco, Germany and Australia and with the acquisition of Butterfields, it has salerooms in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Bonhams also has a worldwide network of offices and regional representatives offering sales advice and valuation services in 14 countries.

Main Building: 16 Herakleidon Str, Thissio, 118 51 Athens, Greece,  Τ: 210 34 61 981, F: 210 34 58 225, Ε: 
Annex: 37 Apostolou Pavlou Str , Thissio, 118 51, Αthens, Greece, T: 211 012 6486, E: