Beverly, MA (PRWEB) October 28, 2012
Kaminski Auctions is pleased to present its November Asian auction featuring fine paintings, exotic furniture, porcelain, jade, ivory pieces and a large collection of exquisite Indian and Persian antique paintings, from a private Boston collector.
The highlight of this sale is an exceptional large Chinese ivory ship magnificently carved with many figures of Immortals. The ship is in the form of a dragon boat on waves with intricately carved cranes and clouds all over. It stands 34 inches high by 54 inches wide on a gilt wood base, and is estimated at $100,000-$120,000.
Among the other highlights of the sale is a 19th century monumental Chinese lacquer urn. Hand-painted depicting scenes of Immortals, with the neck and rim decorated with longevity characters and bats, it stands 76 ¼ inches high on a matching stand painted with auspicious symbols and is valued at $7000-$12,000. Porcelain highlights include a pair of exceptional, early 19th century garden seats, from the first period of export, and having continuous court scenes with a variety of birds and butterflies, and double coin design that should bring in excess of $10,000.
Preview for this important sale will take place at the Kaminski Auction gallery at 117 Eliott Street, Beverly, Massachusetts, Tuesday - Friday, October 30th - November 2nd, 10AM - 5PM, and Saturday, November 3rd at 8AM, or by appointment. The entire sale may be viewed online at http://www.kaminskiauctions.com . You may bid online through Live Auctioneers.com or by phone by calling 978-927-2223/2228 fax.