Pierre Le-Tan Auction Chinese, Japanese and Islamic Art Paris, a lifelong collection of Chinese porcelain, Japanese paintings, Persian Art.
Is in ivesting in Chinese art a wise idea, or is just being a collector the best route.
Later Chinese bronzes of the Song to Qing Dynasties up until around the 1970’s got very little to no attention from scholars or collectors on a wide scale. The dating and understanding them was of little interest, especially in comparison to the ancient examples from the Shang, Zhou and Warring States eras until fairly recently […]
Asia week in New York city starts in just a few weeks, so far what will be on offer looks very promising. Including fine Chinese porcelain to Himalayan works of art and fine Japanese works of merit. Over 15 Auctions across the city in just a few days, thanks to Covid, all of the bidding […]
Collection of Brian Page, June 25th, 2020 Ma San Auctions, Bath UK This month, on June 25th, over in the UK part of the personal lifelong collection of Brian Page is being sold by Ma San Auctioneers. Brian passed away in 2018 at the age of 80, he was a long time dealer and of […]
Bidit Auctions Fakes so add them to the growing list. Over the last few years, we’ve done a few pieces on several auction houses in the area of the Marietta-Roswell Georgia area that all seem to offer only fakes and copies of Chinese and Asian art. I think we can now add yet again another […]
If you’re a member of the Bidamount Global Auction Member Pages, you’re already familiar with the Auctioneer Report Card. If you’re not this is just a sampling of how we rank some of the auctioneers on Liveauctioneers, Bidsquare and iNvaluable. It’s good information to have access to before opening your wallet. Just one of the […]
A few thoughts about grandchildren during the lock-down. Over the last couple of months we’ve all been required to restrict our movements, practice “Social Distancing” and adopt other safety precautions to do our parts to help slow and end the spread of Covid-19. The other night I was talking on the phone with my daughter […]
Rob Michiels Asian Art Auction two day auction event this May. Including fine Ming through Republic period examples as well as fine Japanese works of art.
Buying Chinese porcelain and Chinese art in general these days is a tricky endeavor on several levels. All of them are of course tied to the issue of authentication and dating of objects as well as knowing the differences between common pieces and rarities. Put simply, it all falls under three basic categories. This Chinese […]