CY Antiques Gallery to hold Chinese specialty auction Dec. 28

Chinese white jade carved vase with dragon motif, Qing Dynasty, size: 17 x 9 x 3.2 centimeters. Estimate: $35,000-$45,000. Antiques Gallery image.

Chinese white jade carved vase with dragon motif, Qing Dynasty, size: 17 x 9 x 3.2 centimeters. Estimate: $35,000-$45,000. Antiques Gallery image.

CALGARY, Alberta – CY Antiques Gallery will auction nearly 300 lots of miscellaneous Chinese antiques along with traditional jades and jadeite on Friday, Dec. 28, beginning at 9 a.m. MST (8 a.m. Pacific). LiveAuctioneers.com will provide Internet live bidding

Among the highlights in the auction is a 6 3/4-inch Qing Dynasty white jade carved vase with dragon motif, which has a $35,000-$45,000 estimate.

Finely carved Chinese cabinets have the highest anticipated prices in the sale. A Qing Dynasty zitan cabinet having new fittings, 94.8 inches high by 94.8 inches wide, has an estimate of $200,000-$300,000. A pair of Qing Dynasty huanghuali cabinets, 97.2 inches high by 82.8 inches wide could bring $150,000-$200,000.

Other highlights include:

  • Lot 96 – Chinese huanghuali brush pot, 1960, size: 27 x 26 centimeters. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000.
  • Lot 117 – Chinese soapstone Luohan carving, Qing Dynasty, size: 13 x 11 centimeters. Estimate: 1,000-$1,500.
  • Lot 248 – Wu Guanzhong ‘s engraving of limited edition, integrated version, made in 1992, size: 68 x 69 centimeters. Estimate: $800-$1,000.
  • Lot 225 – An 18K natural jadeite pendant with diamond, leaf motif, jadeite size: 3.5 x 1.2 x 0.8 centimeters. Estimate: $3,000-$4,500.

For details phone CY Antiques Galleries toll-free at 877-268-3984.

Internet live bidding will be provided by LiveAuctioneers.com.

View the fully illustrated catalog and register to bid absentee or live via the Internet as the sale is taking place by logging on to www.LiveAuctioneers.com.


ADDITIONAL LOTS OF NOTE


Chinese huanghuali brush pot, 1960, size: 27 x 26 centimeters. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000. CY Antiques Gallery image.

Chinese huanghuali brush pot, 1960, size: 27 x 26 centimeters. Estimate: $1,500-$2,000. CY Antiques Gallery image.

Chinese soapstone Luohan carving, Qing Dynasty, size: 13 x 11 centimeters. Estimate: $1,000-$1,500. CY Antiques Gallery image.

Chinese soapstone Luohan carving, Qing Dynasty, size: 13 x 11 centimeters. Estimate: $1,000-$1,500. CY Antiques Gallery image.

Wu Guanzhong 's engraving of limited edition, integrated version, made in 1992, size: 68 x 69 centimeters. Estimate: $800-$1,000. CY Antiques Gallery image.

Wu Guanzhong ‘s engraving of limited edition, integrated version, made in 1992, size: 68 x 69 centimeters. Estimate: $800-$1,000. CY Antiques Gallery image.

Grade 18K natural jadeite pendant with diamond, leaf motif, jadeite size: 3.5 x 1.2 x 0.8 centimeters. Estimate: $3,000-$4,500. Antiques Gallery image.

Grade 18K natural jadeite pendant with diamond, leaf motif, jadeite size: 3.5 x 1.2 x 0.8 centimeters. Estimate: $3,000-$4,500. Antiques Gallery image.