Sophie Law
Sophie Law Bonhams
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101 New Bond Street
London, W1S 1SR
United Kingdom
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Sophie read Greats at Merton College, Oxford, before building upon four years of Russian with a Masters in Russian Studies from the School of Slavonic & East European Studies, UCL. She has worked in the auction industry since graduating, joining the Russian Department at Bonhams in London as a Cataloguer in 2005. Appointed Head of Department in 2012, Sophie has overseen many world auction records, selling Vasilii Polenov's 'He That is Without Sin' for £4,000,000, Alexander Volkov's 'Child Musicians' for £2,100,000 and Nicholas Roerich's 'Madonna Laboris' for £7,900,000, surpassing the previous record for the artist by over £5,000,000 and achieving the record price for the most expensive painting ever sold in a Russian auction. Sophie was appointed to the UK Board in 2014.