03 mars 2019

Christie's announces the Asian Art Week auctions

  NEW YORK, NY.- Christie’s announces Asian Art Week, a series of auctions, viewings, and events, from March 14-26. This season presents nine auctions featuring over 1,000 objects from all epochs and categories of Asian art spanning Chinese archaic bronzes through Japanese and Korean art to contemporary Indian painting. The week is headlined by the landmark collection of Florence and Herbert Irving, the namesakes of the Asian Art Wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and celebrated philanthropists of New York. The... [Lire la suite]

17 septembre 2015

Wen Shu (1595-1634), Rising early in spring to lament flowers

Wen Shu (1595-1634), Rising early in spring to lament flowers. Estimate $70,000 - $100,000. Price Realized $413,000 . Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015 Hanging scroll, ink and color on silkInscribed and signed, with five seals of the artistDated xinwei year (1631)Five collectors’ seals; two of Liu Shu (1759-1861), one each of Ge Jinlang (1837-1890), Wu Puxin (1897-1987), and the Wuqi An collection (20th century)Titleslip by Xie Zhiliu (1910-1997)44 x 22 ½ in. (111.8 x 57 cm.) Provenance: Formerly in the... [Lire la suite]