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Asia Week New York March 2023: Daily Digest – Day Four

A small image of a Lama with its original seal. Tibet, 15th century. 11 cm high.; courtesy Buddhist Art

Day 4

Asia Week New York continues with a wide selection of exhibitions, dealer appointments, and online shows.


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Online Exhibitions
March 2023 Online Exhibition
The Asia Week New York 2023 Online Exhibition is live. Browse highlights from the exhibiting dealers as well as selections from upcoming auctions. Some of this year's participants are showing online only. The web address for the Online Exhibition is:


All of the dealers mentioned below are open today.

Morino Hiroaki Taimei is acclaimed for his ability to create elegant and bold forms. His surface patterns beautifully reflect his Kyoto heritage. Aside from his classical ceramic training with Living National Treasures Tomimoto Kenkichi and Fujimoto Yoshimichi Nōdō, Morino was also influenced early on by his time teaching at the University of Chicago. Joan B. Mirviss LTD.

Complimenting Joan Mirviss is The Colors of the Postwar Japanese Abstract Arts. Abstract paintings by Domoto Insho's exhibit alongside three other great masters, Yamaguchi Takeo, Morita Shiryu and Inoue Yuichi. A valuable piece is also featured by a Mid-Edo period Zen priest, Hakuin Ekaku, who has inspired many artists with his Zen ideology and aesthetics. Shibunkaku.


From the extremely rare Mirrors of the Modern Boudoir series published by Azuma-ya Daisuke comes the animated Plucking Eyebrows c. 1823 by Kunisada (1786-1865), included in the showcase Fine Japanese Prints: 300 Years of Japanese Prints, Ukiyo-e-Modern by Art of Japan.


The Asia Week daily digest features one auction highlight per day.

A Tibetan Gilt Bronze Mahasiddha Figure. Overall impressive scale with rubbing to gilding throughout and stabilized hole to underside. Traces of oxidation throughout, especially to underside; wear indicative of age, display, and handling. Estimated at $60,000 – $80,000 with a $50,000 reserve. 
Heritage Auctions.


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