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  1. News - World - ART

    BBC's Antiques Roadshow unearths genuine Van Dyck worth HK$5m

    Posted Dec 30th 2013, 11:24pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in London TV show unearths HK$5m Van Dyck A British television show dedicated to valuing people's usually modest antiques says it has uncovered a "hidden ... by an English priest who bought it in an antiques shop for only £400. Father Jamie MacLeod, who purchased the painting because he liked the thick, gold-coloured frame, plans to sell the portrait to fund ...

  2. News - China - ART

    Ai Weiwei not amused by smashing of US$1m vase

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 08:24pm by Andrea Chen

    ... of the Chinese artist and his actions had partly been inspired by his behaviour. Ai produced Dropping a Han Dynasty Urn in 1995, a set of three photos of himself dispassionately smashing an antique about ...

  3. News - World - ART

    The Last Supper masterpiece restored 47 years after Florence flood

    Posted Dec 28th 2013, 01:45am by GDN

    ... metres, was one of the most seriously damaged works to survive the flood. Dozens of people died and millions of pieces of antiquity and works of art were lost forever when the Arno burst its ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ART

    East and West on show at Fine Art Asia fair

    Posted Oct 04th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... at the antique and modern art fair, has brought more than 40 paintings, including Claude Monet's 1878 Pommiers en Fleurs , priced at HK$66.3 million. The family-run gallery also brought works ... to cultivate the client base in Asia. He said the gallery had Hongkongers and mainlanders as clients, but also expatriates and collectors from Southeast Asia. M.S. Rau Antiques from New Orleans joins ...

  5. Business - China Business - ART

    Auction houses pin hopes on spring sales

    Posted May 28th 2013, 12:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... and antiquities, and contemporary art are the pillars of the mainland's art auctions. "In China, our advantage is that we have more experts in different categories," Zhao said. He added ... of artworks, Zhao said, adding that their auctions would be for particular items, such as jewellery and antiquities. The mainland's rules on heritage conservation and taxes on the importation ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ART

    A contemporary art space with attitude and ambition

    Posted May 10th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... when land reclamation took the waterfront. The old premises were then used as a garage and government staff quarters until 1998. The antiquities office used it as a storehouse until 2007. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Arlene Wagner displays best of her 7,000 nutcrackers at Tsuen Wan Plaza

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... began as a hobby soon became a passion, as Wagner and her space scientist husband made more than 35 trips to Europe to scour antique shops and nutcracker-makers for gems. Eventually, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Collector Chiu Tat-loy may sue after Fu Baoshi paintings called fake

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi, Ivan Zhai

    ... are copies. In a 2006 interview, the 58-year-old Hong Kong-born Chiu said he has donated over HK$800 million worth of art and antiques to museums across China. Chiu, the largest donor of artefacts ...



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