Nearly 700 guests attended the 10th anniversary reception co-hosted by Asia Week New York and the Asian art department at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Asia Week Celebrates 10th Anniversary

  • March 20, 2019

Asia Week New York got off to a roaring start, when 48 galleries, 6 auction houses–Bonhams, Christie’s, Doyle, Heritage, iGavel, and Sotheby’s and 16 museums opened their doors to collectors, ...

Tom Venditti

Tom Venditti Appointed Director of Heather James Fine Art's New Montecito Gallery opening this March 21

  • March 19, 2019

PALM DESERT, CA—Heather James Fine Art is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Venditti as Director for its new gallery location in Montecito, CA, opening March 21, 2019. He will oversee ...

A Large Zitan Dragon Carved Cabinet, dating to the middle Qing period

Lark Mason Associates Asia Week New York Pre-Sale Exhibition Now Open

  • March 14, 2019

Lark Mason Associates, one of the six participating auction houses participating in Asia Week New York, is presenting a pre-sale exhibition at his sales room, at 229 East 120th Street through March ...

Going up for bid: Lot 36: Artist: Rekisentei EIRI (fl.  1790-1800).  Title: Dutchman & Maruyama Courtesan.  Estimate: $1500-2500.


  • Turner Auctions + Appraisals
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  • March 13, 2019

Turner Auctions + Appraisals is pleased to feature Japanese Prints on Sunday, March 17, 2019, at 10:30 am PDT. The sale offers over 95 Japanese woodblock prints and etchings, including single ...

A winning combination J.J.  Lally's Blue and White Porcelain 'Shou' Character Vase from the Kangxi Period (1662 – 1722) Height 17 1/8 inches (43.5 cm) flanks INK Studio's Zeng Xiaojun Poetic Pattern of Song Ware IV 2018 Medium: Ink and color on paper 67 3/4 x 68 3/8 inches

Celebrating 10 Years, Asia Week New York Continues to Energize Collectors and Connoisseurs Alike

  • March 11, 2019

World-renowned Asia Week New York celebrates a milestone when the curtain goes up on March 13th for its 10 days of whirlwind activities. It also marks the occasion’s 10th anniversary. For a decade ...

Toshiko Yamawaki (1887–1960), Japan, Evening Dress with Wave Motif, 1956, silk taffeta with gold-thread embroidery, Collection of The Kyoto Costume Institute, Inv.  AC12555 2011-8-35AB, Gift from Yamawaki Fashion Art College, photo by Takashi Hatakeyama

"Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style" on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum starting June 28

  • March 12, 2019

CINCINNATI — In Kimono: Refashioning Contemporary Style, on view at the Cincinnati Art Museum from June 28–September 15, 2019, visitors can experience more than 50 ensembles by Japanese, European ...

Recumbent pig in a basked.  Carved jade.  Gianguan Auctions.  March 18 sale.  On view now.

Preview of Chinese Art & Antiquities Open Now At Gianguan Auctions

  • March 12, 2019

Chinese paintings, Tibetan and Buddhist Art, Carved Jades–the traditional categories of art and artifacts from China- are on preview starting today at Gianguan Auctions, West 56th Street off of 5th ...

Letter by the Kabuki actor Ichikawa Danjuro IX (1874-1903), who was a star in the Meiji period’s golden age of Kabuki.  The wonderful mounting of this letter is painted with clouds and lotus.  – Letter, ink on paper, 28.  5 x 35.  5 cm (11 ¼ x 14 in.), Painted mounting (kaki-byoso), 130.5 x 46.5 cm (51 ¼ x 15 ¼ in.)

BachmannEckenstein showing Japanese Eccentrics during Asia Week New York 2019

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  • March 13, 2019

BachmannEckenstein showing Japanese Eccentrics during Asia Week New York 2019   Japanese Eccentrics Enter a Wunderkammer of Japanese art. Open your eyes for private letters and expressive ...

Dark blue-ground festival kimono decorated with sea creatures, first half 20th century.  Cloth: cotton; tsutsugaki (freehand resist).  The John R.  Van Derlip Fund and the Mary Griggs Burke Endowment Fund established by the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation

Minneapolis Institute of Art Acquires An Exquisite Collection of Japanese Textiles

  • March 07, 2019

The Minneapolis Institute of Art has announced the acquisition of an important collection of Japanese textiles in a partial gift/partial purchase from Thomas Murray, independent researcher and ...

Impressionistic oil painting by Rene Maurice Fath (French, 1850-1922), signed and dated (“1896”) lower left and impressive at 94 inches by 76 inches, framed ($10,000).

Monumental oil painting by Rene Maurice Fath (French, 1850-1922), brings $10,000 at Bruneau & Co. auction

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • March 08, 2019

CRANSTON, R.I. – A matching pair of samplers, done by young sisters in Ohio in 1806 and 1808, sold as one lot for $10,000 at an Antique, Fine Art & Jewelry Auction held March 2nd by Bruneau ...

Zhang Daqian's "Louhan's Crossing." Gianguan Auctions.  March 18th sale.

Zhang Daqian Painting, Tibetan Buddhist Frieze, Ming Ceramic Buddha Lead Votive Art At Gianguan Auctions March Sale

  • March 07, 2019

A Tibetan gilt bronze frieze, a He Chaozong blanc-de-chine Guanyin, and Zhang Daqian's paiinting "Louhan's Crossing" are the marquee votive items in Gianguan Auctions' sale on Monday, March ...

Luxation 1, 2016, Tsherin Sherpa (Nepalese, born 1968), acrylic on sixteen stretched cotton canvases.  Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Adolph D.  and Wilkins C.  Williams Fund, 2017.195a-p

'Awaken: A Tibetan Journey Toward Enlightenment' Debuts at VMFA, Travels

  • March 04, 2019

The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts invites visitors to power down, unplug and join a voyage into the visionary art of Tibetan Buddhism in Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment, on ...

Lot 1001 - Indian Manuscript Illustration Portrait of a prince with falcon, Kishangargh, late 18th c.; Gouache and ink with gilt details on paper (framed); 9" x 5 3/4" (sight) $3,000 – 4,000

Living the Impossible Dream: Selections from the Estate of Hellen and Joe Darion

  • Rago Arts and Auction Center
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  • March 04, 2019

Lambertville, NJ - Rago will offer for sale property from the Estate of Hellen and Joe Darion on Saturday April 14, 2019. Though best known as the lyricist behind the Tony Award winning musical ...

An expected top lot among paintings is this signed Itzchak Tarkay (1935-2012) work on canvas depicting a woman sitting next to a table with fruit and flowers.

Figurative Fine Art, Coin-Op, Bronzes At Benefit Shop Foundation March 13

  • Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc.
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  • March 04, 2019

The Benefit Shop Foundation, Inc., will present an auction designed to tantalize buyers with powerful and figurative artworks as well as intricately carved sculpture and bronzes, along with ...

Page from a Birha poem of separation and longing, showing Radha with her attendants in a grove, India, Rajasthan, Bundi or Kotah School, 17th century.  Opaque water color on paper.  Gift of George P.  Bickford.  1970-10-3

Exhibition of Indian Paintings Passed "From Hand to Hand" Opens at Krannert Art Museum

  • Krannert Art Museum
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  • February 28, 2019

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Small, richly colored paintings created in northern India from the late 1500s to the early 1800s animate vivid stories from the great Hindu epics, passionate verses of devotional ...