In 1364 he worked in Paris in a large art Studio, created by Charles V. In the king of France calls him "our dear Andre Boneva, our sculptor." There is no information about where he lived and worked with for Boniva 1367 1372, he Assumed, according to his contemporary and friend Jean Froissart, at that time Beneve together with Jean de Liège worked at the English Royal court for Philippi, Hennegau. In 1372 Boniva returned to the Netherlands, where he worked on numerous customers from aristocratic and burgher circles. In 1386 he moved to Bourges. After 1388 traces Boneva lost, but it is assumed that he died in the year 1400.