We would like to express our deepest gratitude for your continuous support to Poly Auction Hong Kong. Our Autumn Auctions 2017 was indeed another incredible success and we have achieved an outstanding transaction result. This year’s auctions marked our fifth anniversary in Hong Kong and we had repeatedly yielding recording breaking results. In our Autumn Auctions, 3 lots were sold at the price of over HK$ 100 million and 36 lots were sold at price of over HK$ 10 million. The total transaction achieved a sum of HK $ 1.808 billion, which is 62% higher than our previous Autumn Auction, achieving the highest auction results in five years. Our ‘Pure and Solemn – an important private collection of Yongle Imperial Buddhist Sculpture’ achieved the rare white glove designation as all 11 works succeeded in finding buyers, bringing the total to HK$324 million and marking the highest auction results since the founding days of Poly Auction Hong Kong.
The auctions were held in three consecutive days. Masterpieces were presented in different sales. For Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, the gilt bronze figure of Vajrabhairava Yamantaka from the Yongle period was sold at the price of HK$ 132 million, and curated white-glove sale. ‘Pure and Solemn - an important private collection of Yongle Imperial Buddhist Sculpture’, ‘The Important Chinese Gold from Mr. Guy Ullens Collection’ achieved an overall record of HK$ 427 million. Chinese Paintings and Calligraphy have also achieved remarkable results. Sound of Lotus by Cui Ruzhuo was sold at the price of HK$ 177 million. Looking up to the Towering Mountain by Fu Baoshi was sold at the price of HK$ 59 million. Modern and Contemporary Art achieved an outstanding overall result of HK$ 280 million, the impressive work 24.03.59-31.12.5 by Zao Wou-ki was sold at the price of HK$ 61.36 million. Jewels and Prestige Collections have created remarkable result, in which a magnificent 8.26 Carat Fancy Intense Blue Diamond and Diamond Ring was sold at price of HK$ 120 million.
We would like to express our thankfulness once again. We are now accepting consignment to our Spring Auctions 2018. In the following months, our specialists will be collecting works of arts across the globe. Free counseling and valuation services will be provided. We are dedicated to providing the best for our global collectors in the coming Spring Auctions and are looking forward to creating a new record with your witness.
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