Sunday, February 28, 2021
Imperial Cloisonné & Jade: Chinese Art from The Brooklyn Museum
1334 York Avenue,
New York, USA
Mar 17, 2021
Detail: March 17, 2021, 9:00 a.m.
Chinese Art from the Brooklyn Museum
Exhibition runs from March 11-16
Leading the Sotheby’s Asia Week sale series in March is a remarkable selection of Imperial jades and cloisonné enamels produced during the Ming and Qing dynasties from the Brooklyn Museum, sold to support museum collections. This distinguished group of works include an Imperial Qianlong period white and russet jade brushpot from the Woodward Collection and a group of cloisonné enamels from the world-renowned Samuel P. Avery, Jr. Collection, led by an exceptionally rare ‘bats and clouds’ cloisonné enamel vase.