The next Asian Art Auction in Boston is December 1st through 3rd, 2011. Asian Art auctions at Skinner present the best in Chinese, Korean, Indian, and Japanese artwork and antiques, including fine calligraphy, rare jade, furniture, decorative arts, and contemporary Chinese art. Skinner Asian art auctions consistently achieve record prices. In a recent sale, an album of painting and calligraphy by renowned modern Chinese artists, including Zhang Daqian and Wang Yachen, brought $1.23 million. For more information on consigning your Asian antiques or works of art with Skinner, please contact the department at 508-970-3255 or email@example.com.
Skinner has specialized in Asian Works of Art for more than twenty years. Skinner?s Asian auctions offer fine furniture and decorative arts from Asia, & the South Seas, including Chinese, Korean, and Japanese glass, pottery, netsuke, porcelain, lacquerware, paintings, woodblock prints, textiles, swords, and jade.
Our February 5, 2012 Estate Auction will be offering a wide range of property from estates, private collections and institutions throughout the West Coast. Jewelry will highlight antique and period pieces, wrist and pocket watches, natural jadeite jade and fine diamonds; Fine Art has a selection of paintings, sculptures, photographs and graphics; Asian Art will be showcasing fine ivory and jade carvings, porcelains, bronzes, glassware, scrolls and textiles and the Furniture and Decorative Arts section of this sale offers silver, rugs and carpets, glassware, porcelains, figurines and American and European furniture.
Skinner's June auction of Asian Works of Art boasts over 1 700 lots and features the personal collection of late Charles J. Chu, admired professor, painter, calligrapher, curator, scholar, and educator. Well over 100 pieces from the Chu collection include works by Qi Baishi, Huang Binhong, Zhang Daqian, Wang Yachen, Fu Xiaoshi, Pan Gongkai, Huang Zhou, Wang Fangyu, Wang Dongling and C.C. Wang. Also featured in the auction is a wonderful selection of Chinese Ceramics from the Han to Qing dynasty, an impressive life-size carved wood statue of Bonten, Japan, late 19th century, a fine selection of Korean ceramics from Koryo and Choson period, and several lots of Japanese netsuke and Japanese and Chinese ivories. For more information on the Skinner's Asian Works of Art auction, please contact the department at 508-970-3255 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Located in Boston's historic Back Bay, Skinner is one of the nation's leading auction houses for antiques and fine art, and the only full-service auction house headquartered in New England. Skinner conducts over 60 auctions and events year round and has achieved world-record prices for many pieces sold at auction.
Skinner set a new auction record in November 2011 with the sale of the folk art portrait of Abigail Rose for $1.27 million. Skinner is among the world's foremost authorities on American antique furniture and decorative arts. American antiques auctions feature American country furniture, formal furniture, folk art, naive portraiture, marine arts, pottery, fine clocks, Shaker artifacts, American textiles and needlework, American silver, Chinese export silver, trade signs, and early glass. For more information on an American antiques appraisal or consigning to auction, please call 508-970-3200 or email email@example.com.
Skinner has specialized in Asian Works of Art for more than twenty years. Skinner?s Asian auctions offer fine furniture and decorative arts from Asia, & the South Seas, including Chinese, Korean, and Japanese glass, pottery, netsuke, porcelain, lacquerware, paintings, woodblock prints, textiles, swords, and jade. For further information please call 508-970-3255 or email Asian@skinnerinc.com