Jennifer Tonkin
Jennifer Tonkin Bonhams
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London, United Kingdom SW7 1HH
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Jennifer graduated in 2005 from the Arts Institute at Bournemouth with a first class honours degree in Illustration before undertaking a postgraduate diploma in the History and Business of Art and Collecting with IESA in Paris the following year.

In 2006, Jennifer began her career with Bonhams as a saleroom assistant before joining the Knightsbridge Pictures department as an administrator within her first year. Jennifer joined the Portrait Miniatures department as a cataloguer in early 2010, quickly developing a knowledge and passion for the field. In 2011, she catalogued the single owner sale of the Brian and Judy Harden Collection. She continued to contribute to the department's auctions and valuation events as a specialist, becoming Head of Department in 2013. Jennifer is currently undertaking the prestigious Gemmology Diploma with the Gemmological Association of Great Britain and in November 2014, she joined the Knightsbridge Jewellery department as a Junior Specialist. Jennifer continues to assist the Silver department with the attribution and valuation of portrait miniatures.

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