DAY-1 WINTER 2018 ASIAN ANTIQUES & FINE ARTS
LAUREN Galleries is once again honored and proud to offer estate of 2nd Parts of DR. Wu Guozhen (October 21, 1903-June 6, 1984). Doctor Wu was the mayor of Shanghai and the governor of Taiwan. Dr. Wu's remarkable collection has paintings from the Ming, Qing, and Song Dynasties. Artists include Zhang Daqian, Lang Shining, Qi Baishi, Yu Youren, Wu Hufan, Xu Beihong, Huang Binhong and many famous artists, that are vastly sought after by museums and private collectors. The allurement and condition of these items is simply amazing, the value to add one of these items into your collection is immeasurable. Many thanks to our prominent consignors that we exclusively represent these extraordinary valuable treasures; Mr. Arlin Holmes, Mr. Jim Francis (1944-2018), James Barnes (1939-2016), and Mr. Ralph Dewey (1917-2017). Most featured items offered are extremely rare, uncommon, and unique; we believe that this auction indeed will enhance any investors or collector's portfolio.
This Winter of December 15th and 16th Auctions will be without a doubt be another preeminent sale of this year. Having the privilege of previewing these items as we photograph and describe them is a truly incredible experience. To recognize the beauty, the history and the exquisite craftsmanship of these items is unique in of itself. You do not want to miss a chance to own some of these finest quality, remarkable collectibles.
Welcome, and join us at our spectacular 2018 Winter Auctions.