Just as his grandfather had a hand in the great exodus of Chinese antiquities from China to western collectors, Nicolas Chow is playing a part in bringing those artifacts back to China. Photo: Handout Just as his grandfather had a hand in the great exodus of Chinese antiquities from China to western collectors, Nicolas Chow is playing a part in bringing those artifacts back to China. Photo: Handout
Just as his grandfather had a hand in the great exodus of Chinese antiquities from China to western collectors, Nicolas Chow is playing a part in bringing those artifacts back to China. Photo: Handout
Art

Grandpa brought Chinese antiques abroad. Now Sotheby’s new Asia chief wants to bring them home

Chinese collectors have branched out from decorative pieces to areas like contemporary Asian and even Old Masters

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Just as his grandfather had a hand in the great exodus of Chinese antiquities from China to western collectors, Nicolas Chow is playing a part in bringing those artifacts back to China. Photo: Handout Just as his grandfather had a hand in the great exodus of Chinese antiquities from China to western collectors, Nicolas Chow is playing a part in bringing those artifacts back to China. Photo: Handout
Just as his grandfather had a hand in the great exodus of Chinese antiquities from China to western collectors, Nicolas Chow is playing a part in bringing those artifacts back to China. Photo: Handout
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