Honma Hideaki.  Flowing Pattern, 2014.  Japanese timber bamboo, dwarf bamboo, and rattan.  Promised Gift of Diane and Arthur Abbey

Exhibition of Modern and Contemporary Bamboo Works Opening at The Met June 13

  • May 17, 2017

A spectacular loan exhibition devoted to masterworks of Japanese bamboo art—including award-winning works by six artists who were designated as Living National Treasures—will go on view at The ...

 Seduction: Japan’s Floating World | The John C.  Weber Collection

SF's Asian Art Museum Sweeps Industry Awards

  • May 12, 2017

The Rama Epic: Hero, Heroine, Ally, Foe, an unprecedented special exhibition that was on view at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco from Oct. 21, 2016 – Jan. 15, 2017, was the recipient of three ...

Oil on board painting by African-American artist Henry O.  Tanner (1859-1937), titled Portrait of a Woman with a Head Scarf, unsigned (est.  $10,000-$20,000).

Oil paintings by renowned African-American artists Henry O. Tanner and Rex Goreleigh will headline Nadeau's May 20th auction

  • Nadeau's Auction Gallery
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  • May 03, 2017

WINDSOR, Conn. – Original oil paintings by noted African-American artist Henry O. Tanner (1859-1937) and Rex Goreleigh (1902-1986), plus a late 19th century table by the renowned Philadelphia ...

 Kay Kavus Crowns His Grandson Kay Khusraw, Painting from an illustrated manuscript of the Shahnama by Firdawsi

A New Light on Bernard Berenson: Persian Paintings from Villa I Tatti

  • May 01, 2017

From May 20, 2017–August 13, 2017, " A New Light on Bernard Berenson: Persian Paintings from Villa I Tatti," is on view at the University Research Gallery, Harvard Art Museums. This focused ...

Large and impressive Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze censer, 50.25 inches tall and nicely decorated with raised panels (est.  $4,000-$6,000).

Outstanding single-owner collection of Asian art objects will be sold May 6th by Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers

  • Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers
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  • April 28, 2017

CRANSTON, R.I. – A large and impressive Japanese Meiji period (1868-1912) bronze censer and a large Japanese mid-20th century gilt over red lacquer carved wood Kannon Buddha are expected top lots ...

Chinese Cloisonné Bottle Vase dated to the 18th / 19th century

A $200 Cloisonné Chinese Vase Realizes $812,500 On iGavelAuctions.com

  • April 28, 2017

Last Thursday, on April 20th in the closing moments of the sale of Asian, Ancient, and Ethnographic Works of Art a Chinese Cloisonné Bottle Vase offered by the Falls Church, Virginia-based Quinn’s ...

Large Chinese Huanghuali Recessed Leg Table, 17th / 18th Century

Lark Mason Associates Achieves Over $1.65 Million For Asian Works of Art

  • April 21, 2017

Lark Mason Associates’ online auction of Asian Works of Art concluded on April 18th with an impressive result totaling over $1,650,000 for 66 lots selling out of 84 offered. The sale was previewed ...

John Ruskin (British, 1819-1900) sunset, distant view of Abbeville and St.  Wulfran church, watercolor over pencil enhanced with bodycolor

CRN AUCTIONS, INC., ANNUAL SPRING AUCTION

  • CRN Auctions, Inc.
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  • April 20, 2017

CRN Auctions, Inc. of Cambridge, MA will be holding their Annual Spring Auction at their gallery at 57 Bay State Road on Sunday, April 30 at 11 a.m. Offered is the usual eclectic mix of American, ...

Christina Prescott-Walker

Christina Prescott-Walker Named New Chairman of Asia Week New York

  • April 19, 2017

Christina Prescott-Walker has been named the new Chairman of Asia Week New York, the collaboration of over 4-dozen international Asian art galleries, five major auction houses, and numerous museums ...

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 05, 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

  • Tremont Auctions
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  • April 05, 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 04, 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, ...

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) ...

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 ...