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Huanghuali armchairs reach almost $1M at Freeman’s Asian Art sale
PHILADELPHIA — In Freeman’s April 13 Asian Arts auction, competitive bidding across the board sent lots soaring past their pre-sale estimates. Top lot honors were decisively claimed by Lot 28, a pair of Chinese huanghuali armchairs; the handsome pair, exemplars of Chinese craftsmanship from the late Ming to Qing dynasty, achieved $948,000 against an estimate […]
Wealth of Asian art and objects at Clars, April 24
OAKLAND, Calif. – Clars Auction Gallery will offer a fine selection of Asian art and objects on Sunday, April 24. The sale will include Chinese antique porcelains, jade and stone carvings, furniture, Chinese paintings, embroidered works and other categories of Asian art. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
Asian art sales deliver three days of glorious results at Hindman
CHICAGO – The sale of an archaic bronze food vessel in Hindman Auctions’ March 29 Chinese and Himalayan Works of Art auction capped three successful days of Asian Art sales. The auction achieved more than $2.24 million, doubling its presale estimate. Also headlining the sale was property from the estate of Hisazo Nagatani, an […]
Asian art and antiques abound at Auctions at Showplace, April 10
NEW YORK – On April 10, Auctions at Showplace will present 280 lots from New York City Metropolitan area estates in a sale lineup that blends Asian antiques with modern design. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.