Jean-Baptiste Huynh (born 1966); Oeil; A jichimu cabinet with paired drawers 18th century A silver wire-inlaid bronze censer Shisou mark, 19th century A fine bamboo veneer ruyi scepter Qing Dynasty Dr. Dain L Tasker (1872-1964); Tulips; Lily; and Strelitzia (Bird of Pardise); (3) An uncut fragment of a midnight-blue brocade formal court robe, Chaofu 18th century An inside-painted glass snuff bottle Liu Shouben (b. 1943) An enameled white glass snuff bottle Guyue Xuan mark, 18th/19th century A very rare yellow ground and famille rose enameled miniature gourd-form glass snuff bottle  Imperial, Beijing Palace Workshops, Qianlong mark incised and painted in black to the base and of the period, 1736-1795 A white jade snuff bottle  18th/19th century

With resident Specialists well versed in the fields of European and American Furniture and Decorative Arts, 20th Century Design, Hollywood Memorabilia, Jewellery, Books and Manuscripts, Asian Art, California Painting, Prints and Wine, Bonhams Los Angeles is well equipped to appraise individual items, diverse collections and entire estates.

Through the acquisition of Butterfields in 2002, Bonhams has now served the Los Angeles area for a total of 150 years, and we remain California's largest auction house and the only major international auction house to hold sales in Los Angeles and San Francisco. We offer a full range of auction and appraisal services with 58 specialists based in California, representing more than 30 collecting categories.

Bonhams Los Angeles continues to serve as a premier gateway to the international marketplace. With 400 auctions held annually – around the world – we are perfectly positioned to provide access to outstanding venues both here and abroad for selling your property while also supporting your account locally.

To make a private appointment to receive an auction estimate, please call +1 (323) 850-7500.


Auction viewings
Native American Art
  • 11 Dec 2018 09:00 - 11:00 PST
California Jewels
  • 13 Dec 2018 12:00 - 17:00 PST
  • 14 Dec 2018 12:00 - 17:00 PST
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  • 16 Dec 2018 12:00 - 17:00 PST
The L.D. "Brink" Brinkman Collection
  • 2 Feb 2019 12:00 - 17:00 PST
  • 3 Feb 2019 12:00 - 17:00 PST
  • 4 Feb 2019 10:00 - 17:00 PST
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  • 6 Feb 2019 10:00 - 17:00 PST
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  • 8 Feb 2019 09:00 - 12:00 PST
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