02 novembre 2015

Trading antiques in Vietnam – Part 2: How to cheat buyers? (Tuoi Tre News, 13/09/2015).

So many antique collectors have been cheated since they believed in the seeming naivety of the sellers.Those sellers were actually very wicked and sophisticated enough. They cleverly ‘staged’ certain situations to lead buyers to believe their fake antiques were real and most of the purchasers have fallen prey.H.T.C., a film director, visited an antique shop on Le Cong Kieu Street, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City in 2000 and was offered an ancient gold statue of the Champa dynasty dating back hundreds of years... [Lire la suite]
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09 mai 2010

A rare Vietnamese blue and enamelled dish, 16th century

A rare Vietnamese blue and enamelled dish, 16th century. photo Bonhams Sketchily painted at the centre in pale blue with a single crouching bird, all within elaborate bands of iron-red and green enamel simple scrolling foliage within a barbed edge, the glaze extensively crackled. 34.5cm (13½in) diam. Estimate: £2,000 - 3,000, HK$ 24,000 - 35,000 Bonhams. Fine Chinese Art, 13 May 2010. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com
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