Lucky Finds for the Lunar New Year

Lot 8915, Blue and white globular porcelain vase, China Arts Auction (February 12, 2016)

We’re celebrating the Spring Festival with remarkable craftsmanship and auctions that capture the liveliness and good fortune of the Chinese New Year. Born in the Year of the Monkey? You’re witty, curious, inventive, and even a little playful. Find the perfect object to complement your best attributes.

Monkeying Around

Lot 23, Soapstone mountain: Monkey King, I.M. Chait (February 21, 2016)

Lot 152, Chinese white jade carved monkey, 888 Auctions (March 4, 2016)

Lot 527, Vintage bronze monkey lamp, I.M. Chait (February 21, 2016)

New Year, New Inspiration

Lot 12, Song Dynasty Guan-type censer, Gordon S. Converse & Co. (February 19, 2016)

Lot 8895, Longevity famille rose porcelain vase, China Arts Auction (February 12, 2016)

Lot 252, Near life-size cloisonné Buddhist figure, I.M. Chait (February 21, 2016)

Find more Asian art & antiques in Thomaston Place Auction Galleries’ 2016 Winter Feature Auction Day (February 13-14) and Gordon S. Converse & Co.’s East-Meets-West Antiques Auction (February 19).