Rocco Rich is a Fine Arts Specialist of 19th Century European Paintings at Bonhams in Los Angeles. With over 20 years' experience in the field, he is responsible for the company's West Coast evaluations, business development, sourcing and day-to-day operations within his field. The 19th Century European Paintings department holds two sales annually in New York and contributes to three sales annually titled the Elegant Home in Los Angeles.
Before joining Bonhams in 2018, Rocco directed the Fine 19th Century European Paintings sales at Christie's, where he was responsible for four sales annually. He worked there as a cataloguer in both 19th Century European and Old Master Paintings before becoming a Specialist. He also has experience outside the industry helping to launch a private national networking company.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Art History from the Pennsylvania State University and Temple University, Rome.