David Hockney paintings will feature at Bonhams in May



2015-06-26 13:38:07

David Hockney paintings will feature at Bonhams in May

The two David Hockney paintings will appear at auction for the first time

Bonhams is to offer two works by British artist David Hockney in its Modern British and Irish art auction in London on May 28.

Bonhams Hockney paintings Room With a View depicts the scene from the window of Hockney's studio in Bridlington

The first, Room With a View, depicts Bridlington in Yorkshire where Hockney maintains a studio.It is expected to make 150,000-200,000 ($250,200-333,600).

The other, Tyger, is an abstract work and carries an estimate of 40,000-60,000 ($66,720-100,080).

Neither has ever appeared at auction before.

Penny Day, Bonhams' director of modern British and Irish art, commented: "We are delighted to be offering two significant paintings by such an important British name. Both works are of contrasting date and style, presenting an exciting opportunity for collectors".

View our art and photography memorabilia here.

Sign up here for our free newsletter.

Share on social media
Write a response...

The bookmarklet lets you save things you find to your collections.

Note: Make sure your bookmarks are visible.


Click and drag the Collect It button to your browser's Bookmark Bar.

collect it