Asian art is a diverse and rich genre, originating in a variety of countries, over thousands of years. Balinese art includes two-dimensional drawings, traditionally drawn on cloth or paper produced from bark; Japanese art includes pottery, sculpture in wood and Bronze, and complex ink paintings produced on silk; Korean art has been known for its use of natural forms, precise shapes and bold colours, while Chinese art of the Song Dynasty features landscape paintings of mountains and the natural environment. Notable items to have sold in Catawiki’s Asian art and object auctions include a 19th century antique ivory statuette, which sold for £2,725; a pair of Japanese 19th century statues for £2,887 and a large red Chinese lacquerware vase for £4,409.
Catawiki’s Asian art and objects auctions feature lots in categories such as Asian art and objects 1644-1920; Asian stone carvings; Exclusive Asian art and art from Indonesia, Oceania and the Pacific. Whether you have a rare Japanese work of art featuring ink delicately painted on to silk, or a rare Balinese sculpture of exceptional beauty, Catawiki’s Asian art and object auctions are the perfect place to sell your special objects. Our experts supervise our auctions, while our notary officials work to guarantee the validity of bids placed. Once your item has sold, our secure payment system offers peace of mind for buyers and sellers.
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