Ernest Briggs, "Untitled", 1960s

Super Bodies

  • Anita Shapolsky Gallery
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  • September 04, 2018

The Anita Shapolsky Gallery is pleased to present a cross-cultural and transhistorical exploration of the body in art. “Super Bodies” moves beyond our typical focus on abstract expressionist ...

DETAIL: Su Shi, Wood and Rock.

1,000-Year-Old Chinese Scroll Painting by Su Shi Could Fetch Asian Art Record

  • August 30, 2018

Christie’s will offer one of the world’s rarest Chinese paintings by Su Shi (1037-1101) – the pre-eminent scholar of the Song Dynasty and one of the most important figures in Chinese history. The ...

Watercolor and ink on laid paper by Chinese artist Pu Jian (1893-1966), titled Scholar in a Landscape Calligraphy Scroll, 36 ¼ inches tall by 17 ¼ inches wide (est.  $800-$1,200).

Asian objects from the collection of Dr. Ronald J. DiCenzo will be auctioned Sept. 12th by Gray's

  • Gray's Auctioneers, LLC
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  • August 30, 2018

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The private collection of the late Dr. Ronald J. DiCenzo, the former Professor of History and East Asian Studies at Oberlin College in Ohio – whose enthusiasm for Japanese culture ...

Pair of Chinese Jade Covered Vases, Qing Dynasty, Height of vase 10 inches.  Estimate: $12,000-18,000

Doyle to Auction Asian Works of Art on September 10

  • August 29, 2018

Doyle’s Asian Works of Art auction on Monday, September 10 at 10am will present the arts of China, Japan, Korea and Southeast Asia dating from the Neolithic Period through the 20th century. ...

Artist’s rendering of the Flowery Brush Library 筆花書房.  Designed in the style of a scholar’s studio for painting and calligraphy, the Flowery Brush Library is part of an exhibition complex that will feature cultural programs, demonstrations, and displays of Chinese art.  The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens.

The Huntington Breaks Ground on Final Phase of its $53 Million Chinese Garden, Adding Pavilions, Art Gallery

  • August 21, 2018

When complete (in 2020), Liu Fang Yuan will be among the largest Chinese gardens in the world The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, Calif., announced that, ...

"Frogs," by 20th C.  Chinese naturalist Yangyong Ding.  Lot 77.  Gianguan Auctions.  September 8, 2018

Reading The Du Hua Of Chinese Paintings At Gianguan Auctions

  • August 17, 2018

The Chinese paintings coming to the podium at Gianguan Auctions on September 8th hold strong interest for collectors familiar with the form and may well serve as an introduction to the du hua of ...

Boshanlu Censer, bronze.  Gianguan Auctions.  September 8th sale.

Two Ding, A Pair of Dou, And A Qing Zun: Some Favorite Chinese Ritual Items At Auction

  • August 14, 2018

Collectors of Chinese antiquities and art can count on Gianguan Auctions for pockets of very specialized collections–such as Warring States ritual bronzes and their later progeny. Several highlight ...

Ritual space in the Main Hall of the Palace of Longevity and Health.  Courtesy of the Palace Museum, Beijing.  © The Palace Museum

Empresses of China’s Forbidden City Makes U.S. Debut at Peabody Essex Museum

  • August 13, 2018

The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) in Salem, Mass.,debuts next week Empresses of China’s Forbidden City, the first major international exhibition to explore the role of empresses in China’s last ...

New York Classical Rosewood Work Table

Fine Americana Included In Schwenke Auctioneers 400 Lot August 14th Fine Estates Auction

  • August 12, 2018

Featuring Asian Decorative Arts, Early Continental Furniture and Decorations, Americana and Folk Art, Fine Art and Estate Oriental Rugs  Woodbury, CT – On Tuesday, August 14th Schwenke Auctioneers ...

Warring States pair of Dou atop Bixie.  Gianguan Auctions.  September 8, 2018 sale.

Warring States Dou Atop Bixie Captures Tone of September 8 Sale At Gianguan Auctions

  • August 08, 2018

Warring States Dou Atop Bixie Captures Tone of September 8 Sale At Gianguan Auctions NEW YORK , New York -- 08 August 2018 Warring States bronze, silver & gold Dou on Bixie. ...

Black leather crescent rocker designed by Wendell Castle (Am., 1932-2018) ($17,500).

Black leather crescent rocker designed by Wendell Castle brings $17,500 at Nye & Co. auction

  • Nye & Company
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  • August 06, 2018

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – It didn’t come with a sushi roll, ginger salad and miso soup, but a darling cinnabar bento box, offered together with a cloisonné teapot and dish, gaveled for $23,750 to take top ...

Sari (detail), woven silk, Bangalore, ca.  1867, © Victoria and Albert Museum, London

The Fabric of India art exhibition makes U.S. debut at the Cincinnati Art Museum October 19, 2018–January 6, 2019

  • July 30, 2018

CINCINNATI — Discover the richness of Indian textiles from the fifteenth century to today in The Fabric of India, on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum October 19, 2018–January 6, 2019. Organized by ...

A pair of Milo Baughman for Thayer Coggin Thin Line chrome armchairs was designed in a dark brown vinyl upholstery mimicking leather, 32 by 23 by 29 inches ($300-600).

Benefit Shop Foundation Sale To Offer Midcentury Modern Aug. 8

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • July 23, 2018

Midcentury Modern is very much in vogue these days and collectors will have a field day at Benefit Shop Foundation’s monthly Red Carpet auction on Wednesday, August 8, at 10 am, which features a ...

Ancient Coins, Modern Paintings & Asian Art Abound July 19 at 888 Auctions

  • 888 Auctions
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  • July 10, 2018

Richmond Hill, ON – With the temperatures hitting record highs all over the world, the prices continue to soar at 888 Auctions. With 401 fresh-to-market items opening up for bidding and available ...

The top lot of the auction at $90,750 was this R.J.  Horner mahogany grandfather clock with J.J.  Elliott nine-tube works, heavily carved with winged griffins, pierced carved angel crest, flowers, foliage and birds.  It stands 118 1/2 inches tall.

Moravian Flask, Guanyin, R.J Horner Clock Lead Kennedy’s Estate Auction

  • Kennedy's Auction Service
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  • July 04, 2018

From ornately carved furniture by R.J. Horner to fine art, Kennedy’s Auction Service’s June 2 auction of the Carl Smith estate in Memphis’ central garden district, had it all but it was two ladies, ...