This week we are pleased to bring you an exciting article on the St Ives School, discussing its origins and leaders, and its development as a popular collecting category.
Bonhams is a privately owned international auction house established over 200 years ago. They hold over 400 specialist sales annually in 60 different categories across the globe.
Artists have long been drawn to the landscape and light of the Cornish coast. In post-war Britain, the fishing village of St Ives became a creative community where generations of artists pushed at the bounds of modern and abstract art.
This article discusses the beginnings, the development and the style of the school along with details of some current works on the market.
Bonhams Modern British and Irish Art auction on the 22 June listed a number of St Ives School works, use the button below to read the full article and to view the action highlights.