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Christie’s presents superb and rare Chinese ceramics and works of art in New York this September

August 30, 2011 by  
Filed under Artifacts & Decorative Arts

NEW YORK, NY.- On September 15 and 16, Christie’s New York will present Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, which all together offers over 550 objects across many categories and tastes, and many from private collections. Highlighting the sale is a very rare large and finely cast gilt-bronze figure of Vairocana (estimate: $600,000-800,000), which is an exceptional example of its type, exhibiting superb casting and fine attention to detail. With estimates ranging from $4,000 to $1 million, the sale is expected to [...]