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Asian Art


December 5 - 10

Our final Asian art auction of the year is led by the second installment of export porcelain from the Estate of Johannes Van Wees, Victoria, including ceramics from the Nanking Cargo and the Hoi An Hoard. Other collectible highlights include a selection of Qing snuff bottles, a continuation of white jade carvings from a Toronto family collection, late Qing and modern Chinese paintings, and three suits of samurai armor.

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Asian Art


OCTOBER 24-29

Consisting of over 200 lots, the auction includes enamelled metal wares, silk and embroidery, Buddhist sculptures, works on paper, and furniture. Other highlights include an assortment of Japanese netsuke, a Chinese export porcelain collection from the Qing dynasty, a selection of jade items, and Chinese paintings led by two delicate works by Zhang Shuqi.

Lot 145
A Pair of Pink Ground Square Vases with Handles, Qianlong Mark, 19th Century or Later

十九世纪或更晚 胭脂红铺首耳瓶一对 乾隆款
Estimate: $4,000—6,000

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ONLINE AUCTION

Asian Art


August 22 - 27

Waddington‘s is pleased to present “100 Objects in Asia,” the second auction presented by the Asian Art department this summer. This online auction highlights objects from across Asia dating from the 15th to early 20th century.

Many of the objects offered in this auction were originally purchased in the 1980s and were held in important private Toronto collections until now, presenting a fantastic opportunity for local and international connoisseurs to begin or enhance their holdings.

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Asian Art


July 11 - 16

Lot 188
A Bronze Lion Censer, Late Qing Dynasty
铜鎏金狮子香炉 晚清
7.1 x 6.9 in — 18 x 17.5 cm
Price Realised: $4,500

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Asian Art


MARCH 28 - APRIL 2

Lot 50
A Group of Fourteen Hardstone Snuff Bottles
硬石雕鼻煙壺一組十四件
tallest height 3.1 in — 7.8 cm
Price Realised: $7,800

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Asian Art


MARCH 28 - APRIL 2

Lot 92
An Imitation-Bronze Porcelain Censer, Yongzheng Mark
雍正款 仿銅瓷香爐
4.3 x 7.5 in — 10.8 x 19 cm
Price Realised: $10,800

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Asian Art

Waddington’s Asian Art department is Canada’s leader in serving the demands of the rapidly growing Asian market. Specializing in jade, paintings, porcelain, religious works of art, textiles, woodblock and export wares, we present works from China, Japan, Korea, South East Asia, South Asia, and the Himalayan region.

Notable Sales

A Group of Fourteen Hardstone Snuff Bottles

A Group of Fourteen Hardstone Snuff Bottles


April 02, 2020

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $7,800

An Imitation-Bronze Porcelain Censer, Yongzheng Mark

An Imitation-Bronze Porcelain Censer, Yongzheng Mark


April 02, 2020

Estimate $600-$800

Realised: $10,800

A Gilt Bronze Figure of Vajrapani, Nepal, 15th Century or Later

A Gilt Bronze Figure of Vajrapani, Nepal, 15th Century or Later


December 05, 2019

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $14,400

A Massive Carved Zitan Five-Drawer Coffer Table, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century

A Massive Carved Zitan Five-Drawer Coffer Table, Qing Dynasty, 19th Century


December 05, 2019

Estimate $15,000-$20,000

Realised: $40,800

Chinese Export Reverse Painted Mirrors, 18th Century

Chinese Export Reverse Painted Mirrors, 18th Century

十八世紀 外銷人物風景玻璃畫一套兩件


December 06, 2018

Estimate $20,000-$30,000

Realised: $132,000

Ju Ming 朱銘 (1938-)

Ju Ming 朱銘 (1938-)

Taichi Series - Swing Kick


June 14, 2018

Estimate $120,000-$180,000

Realised: $120,000

Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe

Embroidered Summer Gauze Court Robe

19th/20th Century


December 04, 2017

Estimate $2,500-$2,800

Realised: $14,400

Attributed to Wang Qi 王琦 (1884-1937)

Attributed to Wang Qi 王琦 (1884-1937)

A Famille Rose Porcelain Plaque


June 12, 2017

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $72,000

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Asian Art

December 05 - 10, 2020

Our final Asian art auction of the year is led by the second instalment of export porcelain from the Estate of Johannes Van Wees, Victoria, including ceramics from the Nanking Cargo and the Hoi An Hoard. Other collectible highlights include a selection of Qing snuff bottles, a continuation of white jade carvings from a Toronto family collection, late Qing and modern Chinese paintings, and three suits of samurai armour.

Please contact us for condition reports, additional information, or photographs.

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Waddington’s is always interested in discussing consignment opportunities for our upcoming auctions.

  • Blue and White, Famille Rose, Blanc de Chine, and other Chinese Porcelains
  • Traditional and Modern Chinese Painting
  • Gilt Bronzes, Thangkas, and other Himalayan Works of Art
  • Netsuke, Woodblock Prints, and other Japanese Works of Art
  • Embroidered Textiles, such as Dragon Robes
  • Miscellaneous Chinese Works of Art, including Carved Huanghuali, Zitan, Ivory, Jade, and Snuff Bottles

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