Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
NORWOOD, MA, United States
DoneSat, Nov 23, 2013 3:00 PM GMT
Fine Asian Ceramics and Works of Art
Altair Auctions is pleased to host Fine Asian Ceramics and Works of Art. This sale features Asian art and antiques in a variety of mediums, including ceramics and porcelain, scroll paintings, jade, snuff bottles, glass, and cloisonné. Some important pieces in the sale include Lot 112, a pair of intricately carved 19th Century jadeite phoenixes; Lot 247, a magnificent Chinese Han Dynasty bronze vase; Lot 364, three important late-Ming to early-Qing Dynasty carved wood and gilt Buddha figures; Lot 382, a colorful pair of Famille Rose porcelain figures from the 19th Century; Lot 175, an expertly carved 19th Century Huanghuali folding chair; and Lot 215, a beautifully carved and gilt jade brush washer, with a Daoguang mark. These items, and many more round out this important sale that is not to be missed.