HONG KONG – Ruda Gallery will offer 448 lots of high-quality Asian and European art on Monday, April 22. Major pieces include Tibetan Buddhist art, jades, wood carvings, enamel, and European silverware. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
Three embroidered robes are included in the auction catalog including a Qing Dynasty royal court robe (above) having a dragon motif. This beautiful garment is expected to reach its high estimate of $30,000.
A Chinese Tibetan Buddhist King Kong gilded bronze Buddha statue, Qing Dynasty, 18th-19th century, is rare. This piece (below) has a high estimate of $11,000.
Bidding on a Russian sterling silver enamel cigarette case matchbox could reach $8,000 or more.
The Ruda Gallery auction will begin Monday, April 22, at 9:30 a.m. U.S. Eastern time.