The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Thursday, June 21, 2018


At the start of the Year of the Dog, Asia Week New York dealers offer an enticing array of canine works of art
Pair of Painted Earthenware Dogs, Han dynasty 2nd century B.B. 2nd century A. D. Lengths :15.5 and 15.2 cm. (6 1/8 and 6 in.). Photo: Kaikodo.


NEW YORK, NY.- In Chinese tradition, when a dog enters a household, it symbolizes good fortune. Asked to present examples of dog-related works of art to celebrate The Year of the Dog, several dealers of Asia Week New York came forth with a selection of beautiful canine objects that are bound to bring prospective buyers good luck. Here are some dog-themed works of art they're offering:

At Bardith, Ltd., a pair of intricately sculpted dogs sports a rich layer of yellow and green Sancai glaze and vivid facial expressions that lend them an irresistible sense of liveliness. They were made more than 200 years, about 1800, during the Jiaqing reign, of the Qing dynasty, and they are almost 16 inches tall.

From J.J. Lally & Co. comes bounding a Ming gilt-bronze heavenly hound with a tongue of flame! He dates from the 16th-17th century and sits three inches high on a stepped pedestal. The representation of a golden dog raised on a pedestal and seated in a noble pose is very rarely seen in Chinese art.

The finely glazed figure of a recumbent dog with an incised red mark from the Qing dynasty beckons from Littleton & Hennessey Asian Art. The cute fella used to reside in a private English Collection.

What could be more apt for the Year of the Dog than a porcelain sculpture titled Year of the Dog, 2018? Standing 9-and-a-half inches, it is the work of artist Tokuda Yasokichi IV and is being presented at the Onishi Gallery.

A lovable pair of painted earthenware dogs, dating back to the 2nd century A.D. (also known as the Han dynasty), are available at Kaikodo, LLC, while at Priestley & Ferraro, a pair of seated gray ceramic dogs from the Northern Wei dynasty (386-535) beckons for a new home.

Yamamoto Shoun, an artist whose life spanned from 1870 to 1965, created a woodblock print in 1906 called Children at Play: Lotus Flowers, which includes a dog. See this doggie treat at
Scholten Japanese Art.

Who can resist the sight of an adorable puppy about to gobble a prized slice of dried salmon? That's the image from the woodblock-print series Sanjurokkin tsuzuki, a collection of 36 birds and animals that Totoya Hokkei executed in 1825 and is available at Joan B. Mirviss Ltd.





Today's News

February 27, 2018

Landmark exhibition featuring luxury arts of ancient Americas to open at The Met

"A Century of Asian Art at Oberlin" exhibition series continues with Japanese prints

Salvador Dalí painting rediscovery announced by Heather James Fine Art

At the start of the Year of the Dog, Asia Week New York dealers offer an enticing array of canine works of art

Bonhams announces highlights from its Asia Week New York sales and exhibitions

American outsider art joins Tufts University permanent collection

Crow Collection of Asian Art announces expansion and unveils new name: Crow Museum of Asian Art

Luxembourg & Dayan opens exhibition dedicated to the development of René Magritte's word-pictures

Bacon and Freud portraits of George Dyer on display side by side for the first time

Solo show of iconic works by the American artist Sturtevant on view at Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac

New immersive exhibition from British artist Bob & Roberta Smith on view at Von Bartha, Basel

Getty Museum opens "Cut! Paper Play in Contemporary Photography"

India Phillips promoted to Bonhams Global Head of Impressionist and Modern Art

Property from the Collection of Richard Petty to be sold At Julien's Auctions

Visually striking old firearms and gunpowder posters will be part of Showtime's April 20-22 auction

Hilma af Klint on world tour and new agreement with Moderna Museet

Sotheby's to present the Chew Family Collection of Chinese paintings & calligraphy

Centre Pompidou opens a large-scale retrospective of photographs by David Goldblatt

George Washington button sets $225,000 world record at Heritage Auctions

Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders donate artifacts to National Museum of American History

Multiple world records shattered in Heritage Auctions' $9.3M Winter Platinum Night event

Museum opens first major monographic presentation of Keith Smith's work in five decades

Marta Moreira de Almeida appointed Deputy Director of Serralves Museum

Exhibition explores appropriation and transformation in music and art since 1900

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Porsche Super Speedster offered for first time in 50 years at RM Sotheby's Porsche 70th Anniversary Auction

2.- Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens opens 'Storytelling: French Art from the Horvitz Collection'

3.- Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti stars Vincent Cassel as the famed French artist

4.- Stunning colored diamonds expected to dazzle at Heritage Auctions' Summer Fine Jewelry Auction

5.- US designer Kate Spade found dead at 55

6.- Vincent Van Gogh painting sells for over 7 million euros: Artcurial auction house

7.- Sir Stanley Spencer painting discovered hidden under a bed during a drugs raid

8.- Oxford's Bodleian Libraries unveil UK's first major Tolkien exhibition in decades

9.- Major exhibition at the Guggenheim explores decades of work by Alberto Giacometti

10.- World's largest freshwater pearl goes for 320,000 euros



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez


Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful