Dobson Self-Portrait smashes auction record!

There has been some very exciting news! William Dobson’s early Self-Portrait sold at Bonhams on 6 July for a whopping £920,000, hitting his previous highest price tag out of the park and going for over three times the estimated price. There’s plenty more news on the sale to follow, but for now, here are two articles from major publications all about this historic sale:

Jonathan Jones for the Guardian

Alex Capon for the Antiques Trade Gazette