Ainsley M.  Cameron will join the Cincinnati Art Museum as Curator of South Asian Art, Islamic Art and Antiquities.

Cincinnati Art Museum adds expertise and vibrancy with three new curators

  • April 4, 2017

CINCINNATI— The Cincinnati Art Museum has appointed Ainsley M. Cameron as Curator of South Asian Art, Islamic Art, and Antiquities; Peter Jonathan Bell as Associate Curator of European Paintings, ...

Monumental painting by classical Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552), depicting a palace courtyard ($112,500).

Monumental classical painting attributed to Ming artist Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) soars to $112,500

  • Ahlers & Ogletree
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  • March 31, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga. – Asian lots took center stage at Ahlers & Ogletree’s March 25-26 Spring Salon Auction, as a monumental classical painting attributed to Ming painter Qiu Ying (Chinese, 1494-1552) ...

Krishna and Balarama conversing with Nanda on a Terrace, circa 1765.

With Record-Breaking Blockbuster Sales, Asia Week New York Rings Up Over $423 Million

  • March 21, 2017

Despite the frigid temperatures, Asia Week New York—the ten-day Asian art extravaganza—which concluded on March 18, 2017 roared to a close with a record-breaking $423 million in combined sales ...

Large oil portrait painting by the noted American artist William McGregor Paxton (Am., 1869-1941).

Large oil portrait painting by William McGregor Paxton (Am., 1869-1941) will be auctioned March 24-26

  • John McInnis Auctioneers
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  • March 20, 2017

AMESBURY, Mass. – An important Revolutionary War sword and scabbard made by John Bailey and descended in the family of patriot Francis Dana (1743-1811), a pair of circa 1820 floor globes by Cary of ...

Asia Week Opening Night

Despite Inclement Weather, Asia Week New York Galleries Opened Their Doors

  • March 14, 2017

Asia Week New York got off to a great with its gala reception at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.  Due to the impending snowstorm, the question on everyone’s mind was whether to open or not. Auction ...

Lovely pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003), titled Long Lane Farm (est.  $1,000-$1,500)

Pastoral painting by David Ellinger (1913-2003) will be in Converse Auctions' East Meets West Sale, March 24th

  • Converse & Company
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  • March 13, 2017

MALVERN, Pa. - Over 300 lots of fine American, European, African, Chinese and other Asian items will be sold in an internet-only Spring East Meets West Auction on Friday, March 24th, by Converse ...

"Lotus in the Wind," Zhang Daqian.  Dated 1946.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 139.

Friday is Last Day to Preview Gianguan Auctions' Asia Week Sale

  • March 9, 2017

Friday, March 10, is the final day to preview the Chinese and Korean works of art in Gianguan Auctions' Asia Week sale. The action takes place on Saturday, March 11, at the midtown gallery, 39 W. ...

Hiroyuki Asano Hole in Time and Space 20th Century | Nara Period Wooden Pagoda 8th Century

THEN/NOW Carole Davenport's Asia week Show

  • March 7, 2017

THEN NOW Carole Davenport’s Asia week show is an experience that spans one thousand years and several mediums. This exhibition will features 17th century Kano Door Panels, Nabeshima ceramics, wood ...

Ming fish jar with wucai tableau.  Jiajing six-character mark.  Gianguan Auctions Lot 97.  Pre-sale estimate: $3M.

Wucai Fish Jar and 14th C. Painting Lead Strong Field at Gianguan Auctions

  • March 6, 2017

Gianguan Auctions is holding the first sale of Asia Week on Saturday, March 11. The collections of fine Chinese ceramics, historic and contemporary scroll paintings, carved jades and personal ...

“Silver Pheasants under Spring Blossoms” Hanging scroll, ink and color on silk 291.3 x 144.9 cm.  (114 ¾ x 57 in.)

The Largest Asia Week New York Ever Organized Entices With A Diversity of Rare Treasures Spanning Far Eastern Countries and Centuries

  • March 6, 2017

On March 9th, Asia Week New York throws open the doors to the largest number of privately curated exhibitions in the extraordinary event’s history: a total of 50! Asia Week New York is the annual ...

Kneeling Archer (detail), Qin Dynasty (221-206 B.C.).  Earthenware.  Qin Shihuangdi Mausoleum Site Museum, Lintong

Landmark Exhibition of Ancient Chinese Art—Featuring Terracotta Warrior Sculptures and Recently Excavated Treasures Never Before Shown in U.S.

  • March 3, 2017

"When you see your face reflected here, this mirror will dispel all harms and woes. May the Central Kingdom [China] be peaceful and secure, and prosper for generations and generations to come, by ...

Rare Pair of Lemon Yellow-glazed Wine Cups, China, Yongzheng (1723-35) period (Lot 281, Estimate $30,000-50,000)

Exquisite Collections of Chinese Textiles & Jade Lead Skinner’s Asian Works of Art Auction, March 18

  • Skinner, Inc.
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  • March 3, 2017

BOSTON, MA – Skinner’s upcoming Asian Works of Art auction features 568 lots with special strengths in the areas of textiles, jade, Chinese paintings, and ceramics. The auction will take place at ...

Abstract lion-form Korean water dropper.  3” X 3”.  Gianguan Auctions.  Lot 283

Josean Ceramics at Gianguan Auctions Asia Week Sale

  • March 1, 2017

Korean ceramics–a relatively rare breed among the Asian porcelains treasured by Western collectorss–make an appearance Gianguan Auctions' March 11 Asia Week sale. The collection of water droppers ...

Hiroyuki Asano, Sunrise Now, Black Granite

Shining a Spotlight on Contemporary Works of Art During Asia Week New York

  • February 27, 2017

When Asia Week New York launches its ten-day extravaganza, on March 9, many of the top-tier galleries will showcase contemporary work alongside classical objects, while others will be devoted ...

Interior of Virata residence

Christie’s presents The Marie Theresa L. Virata Collection of Asian Art: A Family Legacy on March 16, 2017

  • February 22, 2017

New York – Christie’s presents The Marie Theresa L. Virata Collection of Asian Art: A Family Legacy, which will be offered on March 16, 2017 during Christie’s Asian Art Week. This collection of ...