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MARCH 13, 2014 AUCTION – CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & WORKS OF ART

  13 March 2014 - CHINESE HORN CARVINGS AND WORKS OF ART Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions’ March 13, 2014 sale of Chinese Horn Carvings And Works Of Art in Richmond Hill will showcase 540 lots of an exciting array of paintings, snuff bottle, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, ceramic, metal ware, horn carving, wood furniture and money collectible. Highlight of the spring sale will be Lot 20: Chinese Landscape Attributed Zhang Daqian 1940 , the exceptional landscape painting, attributed to Zhang Daqian, dated 1940, accompanied with information sheet from collector, with high estimate of $4,000.  This is followed by a rare offering of a long horizontal landscape painting on silk located  Lot 85: Republic Chinese Landscape Painting Wang Meng , signed and sealed Wang Meng, dated Republic Period 10th year, with high estimate of $8,000.  Equally important and prestigious is Lot 122, Set of Four Watercolour Paintings Attributed to Zhang Daqian , from  the T. Ng collection Toronto collection with high estimate of $4,000.           A fine sample of premium jadeite is located at Lot 210: Fine Chinese Emerald Green Jadeite Bangle , of translucent and intense emerald green tone with fine polish and lustre and commands a high estimate of $7,500.  Subsequently, Lot 251, collectors will be delighted to find a Magnificent Chinese Hetian White Jade Chain Censer , the censer hung with loose chains, finely carved to depict lotus blossoms and tendrils, with two handles and lid hung with loose rings,...
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MARCH 13, 2014 – CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & WORKS OF ART

MARCH 13, 2014 – CHINESE HORN CARVINGS & WORKS OF ART

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions’ March 13, 2014 sale of Chinese Horn Carvings And Works Of Art in Richmond Hill will showcase 540 lots of an exciting array of paintings, snuff bottle, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, ceramic, metal ware, horn carving, wood furniture and money collectible.

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Family Day Holiday Monday February 17

Happy Family Day 2014. We will be closed for Family Day on Monday February 17, 2014  Best wishes to you and your families
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Family Day Holiday Monday February 17

Family Day Holiday Monday February 17
Happy Family Day 2014. We will be closed for Family Day on Monday February 17, 2014  Best wishes to you and your families
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FEBRUARY 13, 2014 AUCTION – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART

  13 February 2014 - FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES AND WORKS OF ART Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions is pleased to announce its FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES AND WORKS OF ART on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, featuring fine paintings, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, metal ware, natural history and wood collectibles.   Starting off the evening will be an exciting array of fine paintings, our premium selections can be found at Lot 87: Chinese Painting of Lotus Signed Zhang Da Qian , with high estimate of $8,000, Lot 93: Chinese Painting of Figures Signed Ding Yun Peng , with high estimate of $8,000, Lot 105: Chinese Painting of Waterfall Signed Li Ke Ran , with high estimate of $4,000.  And also at Lot 126: Chinese Sage Woods Painting Attributed Fu Baoshi , with high estimate of $8,000.     Continuing the auction will be our premium quality jadeite bangles located on Lot 163: Fine Translucent Emerald Green Jadeite Bangle , of rich emerald green tone with good lustre, rounded edge with excellent translucency, with high estimate of $8,000. Collectors of jadeite will be also be delighted to find Lot 182: Natural Emerald Green Jadeite Bangle Certified , which is a natural Chinese jadeite carved circular bangle, rounded edge with excellent translucency. Accompanied with appraisal certificate indicated no dye is introduced and replacement value of $30,000, with high estimate of $8,000.    Lot 187: Emerald Green Jadeite 18K Gold Ring with 22 Diamonds , one...
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13 FEBRUARY 2014 – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART

13 FEBRUARY 2014 – FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES & WORKS OF ART

Richmond Hill, ON – 888 Auctions is pleased to announce its FINE CHINESE ANTIQUES AND WORKS OF ART on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time, featuring fine paintings, jadeite, jade, porcelain, jewellery, precious stones, metal ware, natural history and wood collectibles.

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Holiday Hours

Happy Holidays from all of us at 888 Auctions. We will be closed for the holidays starting Dec 21, 2013 and will reopen on January 6, 2014 We thank you all for your patronage and wish your families a healthy and wealthy 2014.   Best Wishes
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Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours
Happy Holidays from all of us at 888 Auctions. We will be closed for the holidays starting Dec 21, 2013 and will reopen on January 6, 2014 We thank you all for your patronage and wish your families a healthy and wealthy 2014.   Best Wishes
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