Hong Kong Week

 

Christie’s is pleased to invite you to our Hong Kong Week Spring Auctions from 26-31 May, 2017. This spectacular week of sales brings together Asian 20th century and contemporary art, Chinese works of art, Chinese paintings, jewellery, watches, wine and handbags.

The sales and exhibitions have been curated by our specialists to meet the varied interests of international collectors. Hong Kong Week is an exciting opportunity to explore the evolution of taste in Asia, and celebrate the region’s status as a global hub for collectors from both East and West.

We look forward to welcoming you to our previews and auctions. For further information about Christie’s Hong Kong Week Spring Auctions or to discuss the market, please contact one of our teams.

Enquiries
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Highlights

  • Petrus 2008

    12 bottles
    Estimate
    HKD 170,000 - 240,000
    Lot offered
    Fine and Rare Wines, Hong Kong, 26 May 2017

  • Mixed 2001-2007 Domaine des Comtes Lafon, Meursault-Perrières

    8 bottles
    Estimate
    HKD 13,000 - 20,000
    Lot offered
    Fine and Rare Wines, Hong Kong, 27 May 2017

  • Zao Wou-ki (Zhao Wuji, France/China, 1920 -2013)

    29.09.64

    oil on canvas
    230 x 345 cm. (90 1/2 x 135 ⅞ in.)
    Painted in 1964
    Estimate
    HKD 38,000,000 - 48,000,000
    Lot offered
    Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art (Evening Sale), Hong Kong, 27 May 2017

  • Lin Fengmian (China, 1900-1991)

    Hamlet

    oil on canvas
    76.5 x 77 cm. (30 ⅛ x 30 ⅜ in.)
    Painted circa. 1940-1950s
    Estimate
    Estimate on Request
    Lot offered
    Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art (Evening Sale), Hong Kong, 27 May 2017

  • Le Pho (Vietnam, 1907-2001)

    Le Concert

    ink and gouache on silk
    60 x 50 cm. (23 ⅝ x 19 ⅝ in.)
    Painted in 1938
    Estimate
    HKD 2,000,000 - 3,000,000
    Lot offered
    Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art (Evening Sale), Hong Kong, 27 May 2017

  • Kohei Nawa (Japan, B. 1975)

    Pixcell-Deer #10

    mixed media and marbles sculpture
    127 x 75.5 x 57 cm. (50 x 29 3/4 x 22 1/2 in.)
    Executed in 2008
    Estimate
    HKD 1,800,000 - 2,800,000
    Lot offered
    Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art (Evening Sale), Hong Kong, 27 May 2017

  • Liu Kuo-sung (Liu Guosong, B. 1932)

    New Scenery of Kuimen

    scroll, mounted and framed, Ink and colour on paper
    75 x 118.5 cm. (29 ½ x 46 ⅝ in.)
    Executed in 2005
    Estimate
    HK$800,000 – 1,500,000
    Lot offered
    Chinese Contemporary Ink, Hong Kong, 29 May 2017

  • Various artists (15th-16th century)

    Landscapes, Flowers and Calligraphy (detail)

    A set of twelve fan leaves, mounted and framed
    Ink / ink and colour on gold paper
    Each leaf measures approx. 18 x 50 cm. (7 x 19 3/4 in.)
    Estimate
    HKD 4,000,000 - 6,000,000
    Lot offered
    Fine Chinese Classical Paintings and Calligraphy, Hong Kong, 29 May 2017

  • Zhang Daqian (1899-1983)

    Splashed-colour Landscape

    scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    129 x 70.5 cm. (50 3/4 x 27 3/4 in.)
    Dated 1965
    Estimate
    HKD 15,000,000 - 20,000,000
    Lot offered
    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings, Hong Kong, 30 May 2017

  • Patek Philippe 

    A platinum tonneau-shaped automatic minute repeating annual calendar wristwatch, ref. 5033, with original box and additional solid case back, manufactured in 2002
    Estimate
    HKD 2,300,000 – 3,500,000
    Lot offered
    Important Watches, Hong Kong, 29 May 2017

  • Richard Mille 

    A translucent limited edition tonneau-shaped skeletonised tourbillon wristwatch, Yohan Blake model, ref. RM59-01 AN CA, circa 2013
    Estimate
    HKD 1,800,000 - 2,800,000
    Lot offered
    Important Watches, Hong Kong, 29 May 2017

  • A magnificent Colombian emerald and diamond ‘Palmette’ necklace

    by Edmond Chin for the House of Boghossian
    Estimate
    HKD 28,000,000 - 38,000,000
    Lot offered
    Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels, Hong Kong, 30 May 2017

  • A unique coloured diamond and diamond brooch

    by Cindy Chao
    Estimate
    HKD 4,800,000 - 6,500,000
    Lot offered
    Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels, Hong Kong, 30 May 2017

  • A coloured diamond and diamond brooch

    by Carnet
    Estimate
    HKD 1,200,000 - 1,800,000
    Lot offered
    Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels, Hong Kong, 30 May 2017

  • Hermès

    A Shiny Bambou Alligator Retourne Kelly 25 with Gold Hardware, 2016 
    Estimate
    HKD 400,000 - 500,000
    Lot offered
    Handbags and Accessories , Hong Kong, 31 May 2017

  • Hermès

    A Matte Bleu Saint Cyr Alligator Constance 23 with Palladium Hardware, 2016 
    Estimate
    HKD 100,000 - 150,000
    Lot offered
    Handbags and Accessories , Hong Kong, 31 May 2017

  • A set of three jade 'chilong' sword fittings and a jade sword guard

    Western Han dynasty
    (206 BC-AD 8)

    The largest: 8.8 cm. (3 1/2 in.) wide
    Estimate
    HKD 1,800,000 - 3,000,000
    Lot offered
    Adorning the Kings – A Private Collection of Archaic Jade Pendants, Hong Kong, 31 May 2017

  • An exceptionally fine tang-style 'double-dragon' celadon-glazed amphora

    Yongzheng six-character seal mark and of the period (1723-1735)

    51.8 cm. (20 ⅜ in.) high 
    Estimate
    Estimate On Request
    Lot offered
    The Yongzheng Emperor’s Double-Dragon Amphora, Hong Kong, 31 May 2017

  • A highly important and very rare Malla-style gilt-bronze and silver-inlaid seated figure of Buddha Shakyamuni 

    Tibet, 13th-14th century

    40 cm. (15¾ in.) high
    Estimate
    Estimate On Request
    Lot offered
    The Perfect Countenance – Fine Buddhist Works Of Art , Hong Kong, 31 May 2017

  • A fine rare and superb famille rose ‘boys’ jar

    Qianlong six-character seal mark in underglaze blue and of the period (1736-1795)

    15.3 cm. (6 in.) high
    Estimate
    HKD 6,000,000 - 8,000,000
    Lot offered
    Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Hong Kong, 31 May 2017


Auction schedule

Fine and Rare Wines

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    26 May

Fine and Rare Wines

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    27 May

Contemporaries: Voices from East and West/ Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art (Evening Sale)

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    27 May

Asian Contemporary Art (Day Sale)

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    28 May

Asian 20th Century Art (Day Sale)

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    28 May

Chinese Contemporary Ink

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    29 May

Important Watches

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    29 May

Fine Chinese Classical Paintings and Calligraphy

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    29 May

Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    30 May

Hong Kong Magnificent Jewels

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    30 May

Adorning the Kings – A Private Collection of Archaic Jade Pendants

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    31 May

Handbags & Accessories

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    31 May

The Perfect Countenance – Fine Buddhist Art

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    31 May

The Yongzheng Emperor’s Double-Dragon Amphora

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    31 May

The Perfect Countenance – Fine Buddhist Works Of Art

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    31 May

Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

  • Auction

    Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre,
    No.1 Harbour Road,
    Wanchai, Hong Kong

    31 May

Asian 20th Century and Contemporary Art: Paper/Editions

Exquisite Eye: Chinese Paintings Online

Christie's Watches Online

  • Online Auction

    Christie's online auctions

    23 May -6 Jun


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Christie’s Education Short Courses

Christie’s Education, Asia, with Hong Kong as its headquarters, offers short courses to art enthusiasts, professionals, practitioners, and collectors throughout the year. This season we are offering programmes on the contemporary Asian art world as well as 19th century European art.

There is no prerequisite in joining our courses. Register early to enjoy discounted rates.