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A Large Archaic Bronze Vase – Recent Buy

A Large Archaic Bronze Vase – 老虎古董 – 购买中国古董 – Tiger Antiques

A Large Archaic Bronze Vase – 老虎古董 – 购买中国古董 – Tiger Antiques

Description: A large hexagonal body archaic vase cast with a pair of buddhist lion handles and decorated with a bands of stylised phoenix below rows of archaic lappets.

Source: www.tigerantiques.com/buy-chinese-antiques/a-large-archaic-bronze-vase/

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Quick News 21st Of Sep 2018

Chinese tomb raiders dug tunnels to steal 3,000-year-old artefacts

Chinese tomb raiders dug tunnels to steal 3,000-year-old artefacts

Around 140 people arrested after crime syndicate that burrowed into graves to steal ancient bronzes at Unesco World Heritage Site in Henan was broken up by police

Source: www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2164859/chinese-tomb-raiders-dug-underground-tunnels-steal-priceless

Sotheby’s Asia Week Auctions Total $33.9 Million In New York

Sotheby’s Asia Week Auctions Total $33.9 Million In New York – GuruFocus.com

Sotheby’s Asia Week Auctions Total $33.9 Million In New York, Stocks: NYSE:BID, release date:Sep 19, 2018

Source: www.gurufocus.com/news/741802/sothebys-asia-week-auctions-total-339-million-in-new-york

‘Deep bidding’ from China at Asian art sales – USA – Chinadaily.com.cn

‘Deep bidding’ from China at Asian art sales – USA – Chinadaily.com.cn

China has emerged as a leading market for art over a week of high-end auctions in New York, said US auction house Christie’s, whose sales totaled more than $34 million.

Source: usa.chinadaily.com.cn/a/201809/18/WS5ba10956a31033b4f4656ca3.html

Palace Museum opens furniture-themed exhibition

Palace Museum opens furniture-themed exhibition

The Palace Museum put more than 300 pieces of furniture from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) on display Wednesday, marking the opening of a furniture-themed exhibition.

Source: www.ecns.cn/news/2018-09-20/detail-ifyyehna1447938.shtml

 ‘Jadeite Cabbage’ from Nati… | Taiwan News

 ‘Jadeite Cabbage’ from Nati… | Taiwan News

It is part of NPM’s art loan program to promote Taiwan’s cultural treasure.Visitors to the upcoming 2018 Taichung World Flora Exposition will be able to see the “Jadeite Cabbage” (翠玉白菜)—arguably the most popular attraction in the collection of the National Palace Museum in Taipei – at the Houli Horse Ranch Area (后里馬場).

Source: www.taiwannews.com.tw/en/news/3534296

Yuyi – The Emperor’s Art Dream: Exhibition Explores Qianlong Jade Carvings from the Qing Dynasty

Yuyi – The Emperor’s Art Dream: Exhibition Explores Qianlong Jade Carvings from the Qing Dynasty

VANCOUVER, Sept. 20, 2018 /CNW/ – Yuyi – The Emperor’s Art Dream features a selection of over 60 pieces of imperial…

Source: www.newswire.ca/news-releases/yuyi—the-emperors-art-dream-exhibition-explores-qianlong-jade-carvings-from-the-qing-dynasty-693834091.html

Ancient Chinese Stories: Robbers Disappear After the Granaries Are Opened

Ancient Chinese Stories: Robbers Disappear After the Granaries Are Opened

At the time of the Eastern Han Dynasty, there was a man called Zhong Mou. He became an orphan when he was young and worked very hard in the fields to support his brother. He liked to read when he had spare time. When he grew up, he received a commendation for being a person …

Source: www.theepochtimes.com/ancient-chinese-stories-robbers-disappear-after-the-granaries-are-opened_2658044.html

The scholar’s ‘four jewels’ and why they still matter – SHINE

The scholar’s ‘four jewels’ and why they still matter – SHINE

A new exhibition gives an insight into the lifestyle of scholars of the Song and Ming dynasties and

Source: www.shine.cn/feature/art-culture/1809202484/

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A Monumental Shiwan Figure – Recent Buy In Europe

Description: A massive rare Shiwan figure, the figure is glazed in aubergine, turquoise-blue and ochre tones. The current figure seems to be one of the largest ever offered for sale.

Shiwan ware (Chinese: 石灣窯; pinyin: Shíwān yáo; Cantonese Jyutping: Sek6 waan1 jiu4) is Chinese pottery from kilns located in the Shiwanzhen Subdistrict of the provincial city of Foshan, near Guangzhou, Guangdong.

Age: Qing Dynasty

Size: Approx size from tip of foot to tip of hat 75cm.

You can buy this from me for only £3950 or best offer? (Postage fees not included)

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A 17th CENTURY QUATREFOIL GILT BRONZE CENSER – Recent Buy In Europe

Description: The lobed gilt bronze censer stands on four cabriole feet and has two C-scroll handles to the sides. An impressed Xuande six-character mark to the base. Very heavy for size.

Age: 17th/18thc.

Size: Approx 9.5 cm high x 18.5 cm long.

You can buy this from me for only £5500 or best offer?

NOTE! Below see similar censers recently sold at Christie’s auction house.





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Quick News 19th Of Sep 2018

Chinese Court Sentences Police Officers Complicit in Raiding Ancient Tombs

Chinese Court Sentences Police Officers Complicit in Raiding Ancient Tombs

Public security authorities provided explosives and detonators used to commit the thefts

Source: www.theepochtimes.com/chinese-court-sentences-police-officers-complicit-in-raiding-ancient-tombs_2664319.html

China follows investigations of Buddha head suspected from Longmen Grottoes.

China follows investigations of Buddha head suspected from Longmen Grottoes – China.or

Researchers of China’s Longmen Grottoes are watching closely the investigations into a stone Buddha head removed from an auction in New York, which may be from the UNESCO world heritage site, reports Henan Daily.

Source: www.china.org.cn/arts/2018-09/18/content_63580681.htm