Hiroshige.  Numazu (left), Nihonbashi (center), Yoshiwara (right).  53 Stations of the Tokaido.  Woodblock print.  1855.

Exhibition Explores Hiroshige's Famed Series '53 Stations of the Tokaido'

  • April 5, 2017

This May, Ronin Gallery invites you to explore a familiar path from a new perspective. The exhibition 53 Stations of the Tokaido Road: a.k.a. the Upright Tokaido (1855) journeys down the most ...

Paul Binnie "A Hundred Shades of Ink of Edo: Hiroshige’s Edo" 2015 Woodblock print 16 3/4 by 12 1/8 inches

Inaugural Asia Week New York Contemporary Debuts May 2-10

  • April 5, 2017

Asia Week New York Contemporary -- featuring Michael Goedhuis, Kaikodo LLC, Kang Contemporary Korean Art, Navin Kumar Gallery, Joan B. Mirviss, Ltd., Onishi Gallery and Scholten Japanese Art -- ...

Monumental Chinese porcelain vase made around 1870 with lovely pate-sur-pate pagoda decoration (est.  $10,000-$15,000).

Monumental 19th century Chinese porcelain palace vase will headline Tremont Auctions' April 23rd Asian arts sale

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  • April 5, 2017

NEWTON, Mass. – A monumental Chinese porcelain palace vase made around 1870 with lovely pate-sur-pate pagoda decoration, and three miniature Persian paintings executed in the early 17th century ...

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, ...

2017 ISAMU NOGUCHI AWARD GOES TO ARCHITECTURAL DESIGNER JOHN PAWSON AND PAINTER HIROSHI SENJU

  • April 4, 2017

The Noguchi Museum has selected John Pawson and Hiroshi Senju as recipients of the 2017 Isamu Noguchi Award, given to individuals who share Noguchi’s spirit of innovation, global consciousness, and ...

Artist: Henri Maik (1922-1993) Title: Le Paradis (1971) Medium: Oil on canvas Size: 50" x 77" inches canvas size Provenance: Wally Findlay Gallery, New York 1972 ESTIMATE: $18,000-25,000 SOLD: Within estimate post-sale.

New Art Auction Records Set at Carlyle March 16 (and the return of “middle market” art buyers)

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • April 3, 2017

Beverly Hills, CA - April 3, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc. (www.carlyle-auctions.com) March 16 art auction produced strong results across multiple categories, including Impressionist ...

Artist: Henri Maik (French 1922 – 1993) Title: Landscape with Tigers Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 52” x 32” inches Date: Signed and Dated Lower Left – “Maik ’81” EST: $6,000-8,000

Museum-quality art at bargain prices: Impressionist, Modern & Old Masters Art at Carlyle Auctions

  • Carlyle Galleries International, Inc.
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  • March 31, 2017

Beverly Hills, California - April 1, 2017 - Carlyle Galleries International, Inc., (www.carlyle-auctions.com) the online fine art dealers and auctioneers, is hosting their next auction: “ART: ...

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) ...

Art Basel Hong Kong 2017

80,000 Flock to Fifth Edition of Art Basel Hong Kong

  • March 26, 2017

The fifth edition of Art Basel’s show in Hong Kong closed on Saturday, March 25, 2017, with strong sales recorded across all levels of the market, demonstrating continued demand for high-quality ...

Frank Stella

Modern Art, Furniture, and a Luxury Car Drive Clarke in March

  • March 21, 2017

Clarke Auction in Larchmont, NY, will offer a full selection of high-end modern and antique lots on Sunday, March 26th. Collectors of both early 20th Century and Post-War  art will see an array ...

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 ...

Guru Nanak and the holy man Sant Ren, from a manuscript of the Janam Sakhi (Life Stories), 1800–1900.  India or Pakistan; Punjab region.  Opaque watercolors on paper .  Asian Art Museum, Gift of the Kapany Collection , 1998.58.4.  Photograph © Asian Art Museum.

Surprising California Connections in Centuries of Sikh Artistry at Asian Art Museum in San Francisco

  • March 12, 2017

A gracious conversation, a scholarly sermon, a lively portrait rendered in jewel-tone watercolors from centuries past: the enduring milestones of learning and tolerance. From March 10 to June 18, ...