Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneSat, Oct 28, 2017 7:00 AM GMT
Asian Arts: Day 1
Day 1 of our 2-day sale comprises 652 lots of mainly Chinese porcelain. The sale starts with a selection of Chinese taste porcelain, featuring important large vases, Republic porcelain and a wide array of selected wares from European private collections. In the early sessions, we will also offer the selection of paintings, including an important work by Qi Baishi (lot 220). After the break, it's time for tea, as we offer a large selection of fine teapots and cups and saucers, mostly Kangxi and Yongzheng examples. We continue with the selection of qianjiang cai, and then move on to a number of imperial wares from the Qianlong period. The sale is concluded with armorial wares, blanc de Chine and verte biscuit, mostly Kangxi, with the final word for the early wares. Please request your condition reports as soon as possible. Early registering for the sale is also recommended as we will require additional information for each client.