Highlights of Christie’s Hong Kong Autumn Auction - One Month to Go

Autumn auctions just ended a few weeks ago in Hong Kong. Many of you may be still reeling from the shock of the world record made by the Ru-ware brush washer but it’s time to gear up for a new round of autumn auctions in November. In addition to Le Cong Tang Collection, Christie’s Hong Kong unveils 21 highlighted pieces of its coming autumn sales. Here is a preview for you all. (For more information about the premium lots from Le Cong Tang Collection, please click related articles below.)


Asian 20th Century & Contemporary Art (Evening Sale) 2017/11/25

Zao Wou-ki (1920-2013). 29.01.64”.

Created in: 1964
Size: 260 x 200cm
Estimate: HK$85,000,000 - 125,000,000

Wu Guanzhong (1919-2010). “A Village of Xishuangbanna”.

Created in: 1994
Size: 76 x 61cm
Estimate: HK$16,000,000 - 26,000,000

Yoshitomo Nara.MIA”.

Created in: 2001
Size: 180 x 180 x 26cm
Estimate: HK$12,000,000 - 16,000,000

Cheong Soo Pieng (1917-1983). “Ploughing”.

Created in: 1977
Size: 102 x 81.5cm
Estimate: HK$1,500,000 - 2,500,000

Fine & Rare Wines Featuring A Superb Collection|2017/11/25

Petrus 1989, 1 bottle

Estimate: HK$20,000 - 30,000


Dear Monsieur Monet|2017/11/26

Claude Monet (1840-1926). Trois arbres a Giverny (Peupliers)”.

Created in: 1887
Size: 73.1 x 92.4cm
Estimate: HK$2,000,000 - 3,000,000


Court, Studio, Atelier – Chinese Works of Art and Paintings from the Ming Dynasty Evening Sale|2017/11/27

Late Ming Dynasty. A Magnificent and Massive Pair of Huanghuali Compound Cabinets and Hat Chests, Sijiangui

Size: 271.5 x 112.3 x 56.9cm
Estimate on Request

Chen Hongshou (1598-1652). Flowers.

Size: 26.8 x 1220cm
Estimate: HK$20,000,000 - 30,000,000


Fine Chinese Classical Paintings and Calligraphy|2017/11/27

Anonymous (13th Century). “Grazing”.

Diameter: 24cm
Estimate: 600,000 - 800,000


Chinese Contemporary Ink|2017/11/27

Xu Lei. “Horse‧Free Run”

Created in: 2014
Size: 88 x 148cm
Estimate: HK$2,400,000 - 3,200,000


Important Watches including an Evening of Vintage Wristwatches|2017/11/27

Patek Philippe. A Platinum Minute Repeating Instantaneous Perpetual Calendar Tourbillon Wristwatch with Leap Year Indication.

Circa 2009
Estimate: HK$3,800,000 - 4,800,000

Richard Mille. An 18K Pink Gold and Titanium Limited Edition Tonneau-shaped Automatic Skeletonise Flyback Chronograph Wristwatch with Date and Month Indicator.

Ref: RM011 AJ RG/1801
Circa 2015
Marcus Limited Edition no.: 04/05
Estimate: HK$800,000 - 1,200,000

Fine Chinese Modern Paintings|2017/11/28

Zhang Daqian (1899-1983). Spring Snow on Magnificent Hills.

Created in: 1969
Size: 68 x 138cm
Estimate: HK$35,000,000 - 45,000,000


Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels2017/11/28

A 11.22 Carats Kashmir Sapphire and Diamond Ring

Estimate: HK$16,800,000 - 22,000,000

A 9.05 Carats Fancy Vivid Yellow VVS1 Clarity Diamond Ring

Estimate: HK$9,800,000 - 15,000,000

A Pair of Natural Peal and Diamond Ear Pendants

Estimate: HK$5,000,000 - 8,000,000


Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art2017/11/29

An Exceptionally Fine and Rare Copper-red and Underglaze-Blue Amphora. Yongzheng Six-Character Mark in Underglaze Blue and of the Period (1723-1735)

Height: 18cm
Estimate: HK$15,000,000 - 18,000,000

An Exceedingly Fine and Rare Yellow-Enamelled Incised “Nine Dragon” Tea Cup. Yongzheng Six-Character Mark in Underglaze Blue within a Double Circle and of the Period.

Diameter: 8cm
Estimate: HK$6,000,000 - 8,000,000

Qing Dynasty, 18th Century. A Rare Pair of Huanghuali Hexagonal Armchairs

Size: 85 x 63 x 43.5cm
Estimate: HK$2,400,000 - 4,000,000


Handbags & Accessories2017/11/29

Hermès. A Custom Shiny Braise & Cactus Nitloticus Crocodile Sellier Kelly 25 with Brushed Gold Hardware, 2016

Estimate: HK$600,000 - 700,000

Hermès. A Shiny Gris Tourterelle and Emerald Niloticus Crocodile Sellier Kelly 28 with Gold Hardware, 2016

Estimate: HK$600,000 - 700,000