3 Press Releases

Tag: Chinoiserie

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    Rivich Auction Will Offer Decorative Art From Multiple Estates

    Rivich Auction’s upcoming Come Fly With Me: Decorative Arts Auction will present a collection of decorative art from multiple estates. The catalog features a serpentine front Art Deco hand-painted Chinoiserie bureau. The piece has curved sides, tapered feet, and elaborate floral decorations. Also representing furniture in the event is a…

    Serpentine Front Art Deco Hand Painted Chinoiserie
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    Traditional Mexican Antiques Auction

    The La Viga road in Iztacalco runs from the center to the south side of Mexico City. The concrete road was built in place of the historic Canal de la Viga, a waterway once used for food supply, recreation, and navigation. In the early 20th century, the canal was ordered…

    Octagonal Base. China, Early 20th century, Carved, inked ivory.
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    Friday Afternoon At Stair

    The upcoming auction, presented by Stair, offers fine and decorative art from around the world. Among the highlighted lots are several chinoiserie pieces. In the 17th century, trade between China and France expanded. This increased the demand in France for Chinese-inspired art. Coming from the French word “chinois,” or “Chinese,”…

    Friday Afternoon At Stair