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Bonhams 12 May Fine Japanese Art Sale Results

Bonhams 12 May Fine Japanese Art Sale Results

. May 21, 2011 . 0 Comments

A rare and unique early 20th century cosmetic box by Asahi Gyokuzan was the star lot of the highlights of the Fine Japanese Art sale that took place on the 12th May at Bonhams, New Bond Street London. Asahi Gyokuzan was a designated Imperial Court Artist and one of the most famous and influential carvers […]

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Bonhams Hong Kong 2011 Spring Auctions Present The Q Soapstone Collection

Bonhams Hong Kong 2011 Spring Auctions Present The Q Soapstone Collection

. May 19, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams Hong Kong 2011 Spring Auctions will offer The Q Soapstone Collection, on 25 May at 11:30am. The Q Collection is arguably the greatest collection of soapstone figures ever to be offered at auction. The 78 figures represent the personal journey of the collector, who showed remarkable vision in collecting these figures, starting in the […]

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Christie’s to Auction Chinese Imperial Ceramics & Works of Art in Hong Kong on June 1

Christie’s to Auction Chinese Imperial Ceramics & Works of Art in Hong Kong on June 1

. May 18, 2011 . 0 Comments

Christie’s Hong Kong Spring sales of Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, to be held on Wednesday, 1 June 2011 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, will present over 450 rare and exquisite Chinese Imperial ceramics and works of art, valued at close to HK$1 billion. This represents an increase of almost […]

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Geneva Auction of Magnificent & Noble Jewels Sets a World Auction Record for a Tiara

Geneva Auction of Magnificent & Noble Jewels Sets a World Auction Record for a Tiara

. May 18, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s Geneva have sold the most important emerald and diamond tiara to have appeared at auction in over 30 years for CHF 11,282,500 /$12,736,927, the highest price ever achieved for a tiara at auction. Six bidders competed for the magnificent and extremely rare emerald and diamond tiara, circa 1900, which was formerly in the Collection […]

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Christies to Auction a Monumental Imperial Dragon and Cloud Screen in Hong Kong

Christies to Auction a Monumental Imperial Dragon and Cloud Screen in Hong Kong

. May 18, 2011 . 0 Comments

A magnificent ten-fold ‘Dragon and Clouds’ screen measuring an imposing 9 ft 5 in. x 20 ft (2.9 m x 6.1 m) will be offered on 1 June at the Imperial Sale at Christie’s 2011 Spring Hong Kong Sale series. Incorporating the finest work carving, kesi weaving, lacquerwork and painting, the rosewood screen is believed […]

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