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Art of Asia


4 Jun 2PM - 25 Jun 11AM (CEST)

Art of Asia

Sale Overview

Christie’s Art d’Asie auction in Paris features a curated selection of works from private European and Asian collections spanning more than 3000 years of Asian art. The sale showcases important Buddhist art, archaic bronzes, Ming and Qing dynasty porcelain, jade carvings, cloisonné enamels, lacquer and classical and modern Chinese paintings. Highlights include an important gilt-bronze figure of Buddha Bhaisajyaguru, Tibet, circa 15th century from a European private collection, an exceptional gilt-bronze bell, Bianzhong from the Qianlong reign (1736-1795), also from a European private collection and a beautiful bronze vessel, Li Ding, Shang Dynasty of a Asian private collector with an old and nice pedigree. A blue and white jar Ming Dynasty, formerly in a Japanese private collection; a remarkable landscape from Fu Baoshi (1904-1965); a nice painting Washing the elephants attributed to Cui Zizhong ( ?-1644), an important white jade ‘crane and lingzhi’ group dating from Qianlong period (1736-1795) and a very fine cloisonné vase and cover, Gui, also from the Qianlong reign, property from a German private collection.

    Our specialist’s selection

    Brought to you by

    Tiphaine Nicoul

    Head of Sale | Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    Having graduated in History of Art and Museology from the Ecole du Louvre after a law degree, Tiphaine Nicoul joined Christie’s in 2003. Since then she has developed her department and the success of…

    Camille de Foresta

    Specialist | Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    Appointed ‘Commissaire-priseur’ in 2010, Camille de Foresta started her career in an international auction house at the Valuations department, and later joined their Asian Art department.


    Zheng Ma

    Specialist | Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art

    Zheng Ma joined the Asian Art department as a Chinese art Specialist at Christie’s Paris in 2013. Over the years, she contributed significantly to the success of the department by bringing in…

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