Chinese Paintings – Classical

Sotheby’s Fine Classical Chinese Paintings Department offers high quality works of Chinese painting and calligraphy, encompassing a variety of styles from the 12th through 19th centuries. These fine works emphasize the importance of classical artistic styles, underlining the connection between poetry, calligraphy, painting and the artist’s seal.

The expertise of our specialists is widely recognized throughout the globe, and therefore our team has been entrusted with the sale of many rare and important works.

Classical Chinese Paintings auctions are held every year in New York during March and September and in Hong Kong during April and October. The 2016 Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy auctions in New York brought over $60 million in sales, close to double its high estimate. Since the debut of Fine Classical Chinese Paintings in Hong Kong in 2015, they have witnessed similar milestones with sale results. In 2016, results exceed high estimates by over 150%.

CONSIGNMENTS

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Chinese Paintings – Classical sales, please click here.
NEW YORK:
+1 212 894 1177
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 9013

Sotheby’s Fine Classical Chinese Paintings Department offers high quality works of Chinese painting and calligraphy, encompassing a variety of styles from the 12th through 19th centuries. These fine works emphasize the importance of classical artistic styles, underlining the connection between poetry, calligraphy, painting and the artist’s seal.

The expertise of our specialists is widely recognized throughout the globe, and therefore our team has been entrusted with the sale of many rare and important works.

Classical Chinese Paintings auctions are held every year in New York during March and September and in Hong Kong during April and October. The 2016 Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy auctions in New York brought over $60 million in sales, close to double its high estimate. Since the debut of Fine Classical Chinese Paintings in Hong Kong in 2015, they have witnessed similar milestones with sale results. In 2016, results exceed high estimates by over 150%.

CONSIGNMENTS

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Chinese Paintings – Classical sales, please click here.
NEW YORK:
+1 212 894 1177
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 9013

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Senior Vice President, Senior Specialist, Classical Chinese Paintings
+852 2822 9016
Steven Zuo
Director, Head of Department, Classical Chinese Paintings
+852 2822 9016
Xian Fang
Assistant Vice President, Specialist and Head of Sale, Classical Chinese Paintings, New York
+1 212 894 1177
Senior Vice President, Vice Chairman, Chinese Art and Asian Paintings
+1 212 606 7332

Sotheby’s Fine Classical Chinese Paintings Department offers high quality works of Chinese painting and calligraphy, encompassing a variety of styles from the 12th through 19th centuries. These fine works emphasize the importance of classical artistic styles, underlining the connection between poetry, calligraphy, painting and the artist’s seal.

The expertise of our specialists is widely recognized throughout the globe, and therefore our team has been entrusted with the sale of many rare and important works.

Classical Chinese Paintings auctions are held every year in New York during March and September and in Hong Kong during April and October. The 2016 Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy auctions in New York brought over $60 million in sales, close to double its high estimate. Since the debut of Fine Classical Chinese Paintings in Hong Kong in 2015, they have witnessed similar milestones with sale results. In 2016, results exceed high estimates by over 150%.

CONSIGNMENTS

If you wish to enquire about the possibility of offering a work in one of Sotheby's Chinese Paintings – Classical sales, please click here.
NEW YORK:
+1 212 894 1177
HONG KONG:
+852 2822 9013