The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Monday, May 21, 2018

Three single-owner collections form centerpiece of Bonhams Beaulieu sale
1963 BSA 646cc Rocket Gold Star. Registration no. 378 HWO. Frame no. GA10 1465. Engine no. DA10R 10145. Estimate: £14,000-18,000. Photo: Bonhams.

LONDON.- Following the success of last year’s £2.6 million Bonhams sale at the National Motor Museum during the Beaulieu Autojumble, the Motoring team is preparing to return to Hampshire on Saturday 8th September with another eclectic line-up that features lots from three different single-owner collections.

Motor Cars
Leading motor car consignments for the auction are two Sunbeams – a 1926 3-litre twin-cam Super Sports (estimate £130,000-£160,000) and a 1912 Coupe de l’Auto replica (£90,000-£120,000).

The sale will also feature vehicles from two different private collections.

The Baden Collection of 21 cars, all of which will be offered at no reserve, includes a 1916 Rauch & Lang Model BX6 Electric Brougham estimated at £30,000 to £35,000, a 1934 Alvis SB Firefly Tourer offered for £25,000 to £30,000, and a 1913 De Dion Bouton Type DX Touring that is expected to realise between £18,000 and £22,000.

The Cottesmore Collection features a 1937 Alvis 4.3 Drophead Coupe expected to realise between £60,000 and £80,000, a 1924 Aster 18/50 Coupe estimated at £18,000 to £24,000, and a 1939 Lagonda LG6 Drophead Coupe in at £80,000 to £120,000.

Other motor car highlights include a 1953 Alfa Romeo 1900 Sprint Series 1 that is estimated to realise between £60,000 and £80,000.

Among motorcycles on offer at the sale is a 1963 BSA 646cc Rocket Gold Star that is estimated to realise between £14,000 and £18,000, a 1927 BSA 5½hp Sloper that is estimated at £4,500 to £5,000, and a 1999 BSA Regal Gold Star SR500 that has completed only 350 miles from new and could achieve between £3,500 and £5,000.

The Automobilia section will feature more than 200 lots, including the collection of the late Ron Hickman, former stylist at Ford in Dagenham and later Director of Lotus Engineering in the 1960s, responsible for the original Lotus Elan models and designer of the Black & Decker Workmate. The collection includes his motoring library and a selection of original cutaway technical illustrations for The Autocar and The Motor.

Items in the auction will be available to view from 10am until 5pm on Friday 7th September as well as prior to the sale on Saturday 8th September. The sale will begin at 11am on Saturday 8th September with automobilia, and continue at 3.30pm with Motorcycles and Motor Cars.

Today's News

August 13, 2013

Exhibition at Bonnard Museum presents the symbolic and iconic impact of nude art

Sotheby's to offer exceptional 20th century Chinese masterpieces from a distinguished private collection

Collection of materials by creator of Conan the Barbarian are donated to Ransom Center

Getty President and CEO Jim Cuno announces new program lifting restrictions on use of digital images

Dallas Museum of Art to open Paintings Conservation Studio in November 2013

Untitled Horrors: Astrup Fearnley Museet presents exhibition of photographs by Cindy Sherman

Romanian art expert Mariana Dragu was key witness in Dutch art heist probe

Visual dispatches from the Vietnam War at the Currier Museum of Art in New Hampshire

Leading London furniture dealer Apter-Fredericks to offer Earl Spencer's Sofa in New York

Anonymous: Contemporary Tibetan Art opens at The Dorsky Museum at the State University of New York

Swedish auction house says online ABBA memorabilia disappoints at auction

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Arkansas to welcome its one-millionth visitor

Wild Bill Hickok's Smith & Wesson No. 2 on offer at Bonhams in San Francisco this fall

Auctions America's flagship Auburn Fall Collector Car Weekend set to be bigger and better than ever

Performa 13 announces first commissions and early highlights

Three single-owner collections form centerpiece of Bonhams Beaulieu sale

Archer & Buchanan's Lenfest Center opens at ChesLen Preserve

Exhibition at GV Art seeks to examine human understandings of the natural environment

The Australian Centre for the Moving Image to present great British fashion on film

Beijing man builds rock villa on top of apartment tower

Most Popular Last Seven Days

1.- Boy and an amateur archaeologist unearth legendary Danish king's trove in Germany

2.- Exhibition at The Met illustrates what visitors encountered at The palace of Versailles

3.- Philadelphia Museum of Art opens "Modern Times: American Art 1910-1950"

4.- Exhibition at Michael Hoppen Gallery presents a cross-section of works from Thomas Mailaender's career

5.- New York's Chelsea Hotel celebrity door auction raises $400,000

6.- Stevie Ray Vaughan's first guitar drives Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Auction to nearly $2.9 million

7.- Lichtenstein's Nude with Blue Hair tops $2.4 million sale of Modern & Contemporary Prints & Multiples

8.- $6.7 million Fancy Intense Blue Diamond sets auction record at Sotheby's New York

9.- Mexico court blocks sales of controversial Frida Kahlo Barbie doll

10.- Dutch museums to conduct new research on the paintings of Pieter de Hooch

Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .


Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

Royalville Communications, Inc
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
to a Mexican poet.

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful