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Zanaba Auctions to host Chinese & Asian art sale Nov. 20
|Written by Auction House PR|
|Thursday, 25 October 2012 13:57|
SINGAPORE – Zanaba Auctions will host its Fine Chinese & Asian Works of Art Sale on Nov. 20. The auction will commence at 6 a.m. PST (10 p.m. Singapore Time). LiveAuctioneers.com will provide Internet live bidding.
In its entirety, this sale will present over 200 lots of quality antiques and fine art works that include Sino-Tibetan gilt bronzes, Chinese jade carvings, bronzes, snuff bottles, horn carvings, porcelains, bamboo and wood carvings, thangkas and paintings.
Leading the sale are four major Sino-Tibetan statues that were formerly the collection of Nei Xue Tang, a Buddhist museum. They are lot 94, an important Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze Amitayus; lot 91, an important Sino-Tibetan bronze Bodhisattva; lot 92, a rare gold Sino-Tibetan Buddha; and lot 93, a large Sino-Tibetan gilt bronze Bodhisattva.
Other featured lots include two finely carved horn statues of Guanyin and Luohan (lots 128 and 129 respectively), a Chinese porcelain figure of Luohan (lot 48), and a Chinese Wucai porcelain vase (lot 49).
From the wood section, there is an old huanghuali low kang table in rare original condition with appealing "devil's eye" grain marks (lot 115). Two other beautiful wood carvings, a huanghuali reclining Guanyin (lot 113) and a huanghuali standing Bodhidharma (lot 114), complete the auction highlights.
View the fully illustrated catalog and register to bid absentee or live via the Internet as the sale is taking place by logging on to www.LiveAuctioneers.com.
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|Last Updated on Tuesday, 20 November 2012 14:38|