Chinese Paintings – Classical

Asia Week | Fall 2017

By Sotheby's

Sotheby’s Fall 2017 Asia Week achieved $27 million in sales, with new clients driving strong prices across all categories, from ceramics, works of art and furniture, to paintings and calligraphy.

Building on the strength of the market, now is the time to consign for Sotheby’s Spring 2018 Asia Week auctions. For a complimentary valuation of your Chinese, Indian, or Southeast Asian works of art or paintings, please send a detailed email to

Auction Highlights


Sale Calendar

Important Chinese Art
13 September  2017
Sale Total: 12,975,000 USD

Fine Classical Chinese Paintings & Calligraphy
14 September 2017
Sale Total: 10,735,375 USD

Saturday at Sotheby’s: Asian Art
16 September 2017
Sale Total: 3,212,563 USD


Please visit our Chinese Works of Art or Classical Chinese Paintings department pages to contact a specialist, or email

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