Archive for February, 2011

The Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan Exhibition at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

The Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan Exhibition at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

. February 28, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Smithsonian’s Arthur M. Sackler Gallery and the University of Chicago’s Smart Museum of Art present “Echoes of the Past: The Buddhist Cave Temples of Xiangtangshan,” a major new traveling exhibition that combines majestic sixth-century Chinese Buddhist sculpture and 3-D imaging technology to tell the compelling story of one of the most important groups of […]

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Bonhams & Butterfields U.S. Sale of Vintage Writing Instruments

. February 24, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams & Butterfields, will offer vintage pens in the United States on February 22, 2011 during the Fine Writing Instruments auction. Timed to coincide with the annual Los Angeles International Pen Show, the auction will feature examples from several of the major collecting categories including rarely seen pens and models close to 100 years old. […]

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Bonhams Oriental Rugs Carpets And Tapestries Sale in New York

Bonhams Oriental Rugs Carpets And Tapestries Sale in New York

. February 20, 2011 . 0 Comments

Bonhams introduces for the first time in New York, a Fine Oriental Rugs, Carpets and Tapestries sale, adding to their already comprehensive list of well-regarded auctions on the East coast. The auction will take place on Monday, February 28, 2011 at 1 p.m. at their saleroom located on 580 Madison Avenue at 56th Street. Simulcast […]

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The Maya and the Mythic Sea Exhibition at the Saint Louis Art Museum

The Maya and the Mythic Sea Exhibition at the Saint Louis Art Museum

. February 20, 2011 . 0 Comments

The Saint Louis Art Museum presents Fiery Pool: The Maya and the Mythic Sea, a breathtaking exhibition that showcases more than 90 works of Maya art, many shown for the first time in the United States. The works on view are from Mexico, Belize, Honduras and Guatemala and reveal the ancient Maya people’s powerful fascination […]

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Imperial Porcelain from The Meiyintang Collection for Sotheby’s Sale

. February 16, 2011 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’’s will offer in Hong Kong on the 7th April 2011 selections from one of the grandest collections of Chinese Art formed in the last century, The Meiyintang Collection. Assembled over a period of more than 50 years,is world-renowned for having brought together magnificent examples of Imperial Porcelain and the sale will bring to market […]

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