Asian Works of Art

With expertise and a passion for the treasures of China, Japan, Korea and India, the Asian Works of Art department offers the best of Asian art at auction, from antiquities to contemporary works.





Appraisal and Auction Services

Expert Asian art appraisers at Skinner keep a finger on the pulse of the vibrant Asian art market. With a vast international audience of collectors, dealers, and curators attending each auction in person, online, and on the phone, the Asian Works of Art Department routinely realizes highly competitive prices for Chinese paintings, fine jade, and Chinese furniture. Record prices include the $1.23 million sale of an album of paintings and calligraphy by renowned modern Chinese artists including Zhang Daqian and Wang Yachen.

Asian Art Appraisal and Consignment

Asian art specialists at Skinner bring deep cultural understanding, extensive knowledge of the market, and respect for the material to every evaluation and art appraisal. Experts in our Asian art department are fluent in Mandarin, Japanese, and Korean, and look forward to working with you to determine the value of your items. Skinner provides fine art appraisals and auction evaluations at our Boston and Marlborough Galleries, and online.

Consigning Asian works of art with Skinner means careful research, thoughtful marketing, and competitive prices realized at auction. Learn about selling at Skinner.

Buying Asian Art at Auction

Every Asian art auction at Skinner offers rare and valuable objects that are fresh to the market, including rare jade, fine calligraphy, ancient ceramics, huanghuali furniture, contemporary Chinese paintings, and Korean, Indian and Japanese decorative arts. A purchase of Asian art at Skinner means respected provenance, a fair price, and gracious service. Learn about buying at Skinner.

Contact Us

Asian Works of Art
274 Cedar Hill Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Phone: 508-970-3263
Fax: 508-970-3100


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