The roots of Hong Kong’s antiques trade and collections

The main members of the curio and antique trade from North China who moved to Hong Kong after 1949

A nod to the Chinese New Year month and the roots of Hong Kong, this talk takes a look at the strength and resilience of Chinese antique trade and collecting in the city. This talk will cover the perseverance and revitalisation of this trade in contemporary times, the current social climate, the ongoing global pandemic and more.

Hong Kong, el paraíso del contrabando de antigüedades… que China quiere aprovechar

Una mujer observa varias antigüedades en una vitrina durante la feria Fine Arts Asia

PEKÍN PONE FRENO A LOS CAZATESOROS httpss:// Rodeado de esculturas de feroces dioses budistas, mercaderes de la ruta de la Seda y voluptuosas cortesanas de la dinastía Tang, el propietario de uno de los numerosos anticuarios de Hollywood Road, una de las calles más antiguas de Hong Kong, enseña con orgullo su colección. “La mayoría de piezas […]

A large collection of Chinese, Burmese & Thai antiquities on offer from a private seller

  An exceptionally fine and rare large reclining Burmese Mandalay period Buddha. On offer is two privately held collections of Chinese and Southeast Asian antiquities for sale. In total there are over 70 different pieces in both collections. Collection consists of Chinese Neolithic, Han, Warring States and Ming Dynasty pottery and terracotta, Burmese and Thai […]

Private Collection sale: huanghuali, Han dynasty & Ming dynasty pottery

2 tiered "Huang hua li" hardwood "tihe" picnic box

The following Chinese antiques are for sale from a private collection. All items were purchased during the 1990’ies from well know antique deals specializing in Asian arts and antiquities. As the original owner has passed on, the family would like to sell them. All are in excellent condition. The images below are a small sample. […]