Asia Week | Fall 2019

September | New York
Spanning 4,000 years of history, over 1,200 works of art and paintings will be offered across seven sales this September at Sotheby’s New York.

This season will include a selection of Imperial and scholarly Chinese works of art from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, gifted to the Museum by renowned philanthropists and collectors Florence and Herbert Irving, ancient Chinese art from the collection of Stephen Junkunc, III, Buddhist devotional works of art including figures from the Chang Foundation Collection, Chinese and Korean works of art from an important Japanese private collection, early ceramics from the Art Institute of Chicago, a handscroll by Ming dynasty painter Zhu Yunming, Chinese works of art from the collection of Henry Arnhold, and Qing dynasty Imperial monochromes from the collection of Blema and H. Arnold Steinberg.

Contact Us

Please visit our Chinese Works of Art or Classical Chinese Paintings consignment pages to contact a specialist, or email asiaweek@sothebys.com.

Sale Calendar


The Scholar’s Studio- Guqin Recital
with Peiyou Chang and John Thompson, New York Qin Society
Sunday, 8 September | 2 PM

Duveen Brothers and the market for Chinese porcelain, 1880-1940
Panel discussion and book launch
with Charlotte Vignon, Curator of Decorative Arts, The Frick Collection
Sunday, 8 September | 5 PM

Events are free and open to the public. Please RSVP at rsvp@sothebys.com or +1 212 894 1607.

Upcoming Highlights

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