Sworders Welcomed Under Asian Art Umbrella

Sworders have been holding designated biannual sales of Asian Art since 2012. However, this November will be the first time they have been invited to participate in the prestigious Asian Art in London festival.


A number of fine objects have already been consigned for Sworders’ next Asian Art auction on November 6. Of particularly fine quality is a diminutive 16th century Sino-Tibetan bronze bodhisattva that is engraved with lines of Sanskrit and panels of flora and fauna and inlaid with turquoise beads. The rare item carries an estimate of £7,000-10,000.

Sworders have been holding designated biannual sales of Asian Art since 2012. However, this November will be the first time they have been invited to participate in the prestigious Asian Art in London festival. For 21 years this globally-recognised annual event has promoted the wide range of specialist auctions, dealer exhibitions, symposia and lectures traditionally held in London and across the south east of England in early November. Together they spotlight the UK as a centre of expertise for the finest Asian art from antique to contemporary.

16th century Sino-Tibetan bronze bodhisattva

16th century Sino-Tibetan bronze bodhisattva. Estimate £7,000-10,000

To capitalise on the influx of an international audience of professional dealers and serious collectors to London in early November, Sworders will hold a solo auction preview in the capital on November 1-2: 29 Charles Street, Mayfair, W1.

For more information about Sworders participation in Asian Art in London and the London auction preview, please contact: yexueli@sworder.co.uk

 

 

 


 


 

More Recent News

 

This is the Voice of the Mysterons!

Our Out of the Ordinary Department is proud to present two extraordinary puppets from the private collection of Terry Curtis, one of the original Supermarionation sculptors working for Gerry Anderson in the 1960s.

12 January 2022

Charles Eames The Iconic 20th Century Designer

Coming up in our auction of Design in January 2022, we have a collection of Eames designs that were once owned by the architect John ‘Jack’ Bonnington and used at his offices in Tyttenhanger House near St Albans. 

29 December 2021

An Ever Growing Team

As we approach the end of another triumphant year in the face of adversity, we are exceptionally proud of our ever growing team, and are delighted to introduce the newest recruits to come on board in 2021.

27 December 2021

 

 


 

Get Sworders News