|Datebook: ‘Fine Japanese and Korean Art’ auction at Bonhams, NY|
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When: Auction of fine Japanese and Korean art at Bonhams on September 14, 2016, New York City.
What: A selection of fine Japanese and Korean art will come under the hammer.
The highlightsof the auction are:
— A fine important lacquer kazari-dachi (presentation scabbard) of Momoyama (1573-1615) or Edo period (1615-1868) estimated at $80,000-100,000
— A gilt-bronze figure of Juichi-men Kannon (Eleven-headed Kannon) from Kamakura period (1185-1333). Cast in separate sections, the figure is seated holding an amphora in the left hand, with a serene expression in face. The item is estimated at $60,000-80,000
— A painting titled ‘Gidalim (Waiting)’ by artist Park Sukeun (1914-1965). The 36 x 13.5 cm oil and mixed media on board painting is estimated at $150,000-250,000.