ONLINE AUCTION

Asian Art


MARCH 28 - APRIL 2

Please Note:
We are not offering a Public Preview for this auction. Please contact our specialists for further details, condition reports, or additional photographs.

Following Physical Distancing Protocols:
In accordance with the Canadian, Ontario and Toronto government directives, and in the best interest of the entire community, please be advised that our offices are currently not open to visitors. We are working remotely and are fully able to assist you in any way from our home offices.

During this time we will provide secure, insured storage free of charge for any purchased items, until further notice.

We look forward to hearing from you, please contact our Asian Art department to find out more.

 

 

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ONLINE AUCTION

Asian Art


MARCH 28 - APRIL 2

Lot 204

Possibly Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798–1861), Warabi: Inuyama Dôsetsu
木曾街道六十九次之内 蕨 犬山道節

Estimate $700-$900

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ONLINE AUCTION

Asian Art


MARCH 28 - APRIL 2

Lot 30

A Group of Three Jade Carved Boys

Estimate $500-$700

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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

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

Large Pale Celadon Jade Carved Ruyi Sceptre

Large Pale Celadon Jade Carved Ruyi Sceptre

Jiaqing Period (1796-1820)


December 02, 2013

Estimate $30,000-$50,000

Realised: $347,500

Manner of Zhang Daqian (1899-1993)

Manner of Zhang Daqian (1899-1993)

LANDSCAPE


December 02, 2013

Estimate $800-$1,200

Realised: $94,500

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Upcoming Auctions and Events

Online Auction

Asian Art

March 28 - April 02, 2020

This auction features a variety of affordable works of Asian art, in particular two important netsuke and snuff bottle family collections. Both of the collections are from Toronto families, mostly originally acquired from local galleries and auction houses, the majority of which were accrued in the 1970s and 80s.

Please Note:
We will not be holding a Public Preview for this auction. Please contact our specialists for further details, condition reports, or additional photographs.

In accordance with the Ontario Government’s mandate, and in the best interest of our community, we are currently not able to arrange pick-ups from our offices. This includes pick-ups arranged by shipment services. During this time, we will store purchases at our secured, insured location free of charge until further notice.

We are monitoring government and health guidelines and will advise you of any changes immediately.

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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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Ting Zhang
Ting Zhang

Director, Asian Art

Asian Art

tz@waddingtons.ca

416-504-9100