Three Zeng Fanzhi paintings sell today at Sotheby’s

Another painting of the Mask Series by Zeng Fanzhi was sold today at Sotheby's "Contemporary Art Asia" auction in New York. The hammer price was $1,082,500, $82,000 over the pre-auction estimate. From the auction note: "Much of the fascination of Zeng Fanzhi's works lies in the tensions that permeate them on many levels. Most immediately apparent is the contrast between the exuberance of the palette and/or paint-play, and the frequently angst-ridden subject matter. Within [...]

By | 2008-09-17T21:56:50-07:00 September 17th, 2008|Arts|4 Comments

Asian Art Auction Week is Coming to New York

Christie's will be holding an Asian Art Week event in New York from September 15 through 18. The following collections will go on the block: Masterpieces of Himalayan Bronzes Masterpieces from the Zimmerman Family Collection Indian and Southeast Asian Art Important Chinese Snuff Bottles from the J&J Collection - Part 5 Masterworks of Ancient and Imperial China Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art Japanese and Korean Art Many items are expected to sell [...]

By | 2008-09-01T15:07:17-07:00 September 1st, 2008|Antiquities, Arts, Miscellaneous|0 Comments
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