A Dealers Hand: The Chinese Art World Through the Eyes of Giuseppe Eskenazi Giuseppe Eskenazi

ISBN: 9781857598018

Published: January 16th 2013

Hardcover

352 pages


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A Dealers Hand: The Chinese Art World Through the Eyes of Giuseppe Eskenazi  by  Giuseppe Eskenazi

A Dealers Hand: The Chinese Art World Through the Eyes of Giuseppe Eskenazi by Giuseppe Eskenazi
January 16th 2013 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 352 pages | ISBN: 9781857598018 | 4.24 Mb

.A unique insight into the rapidly expanding Chinese art market from an expert in the field .Presents the remarkable story of the leading contemporary dealer in Chinese and other Asian art .A Dealers Hand serves as both a personal history of theMore.A unique insight into the rapidly expanding Chinese art market from an expert in the field .Presents the remarkable story of the leading contemporary dealer in Chinese and other Asian art .A Dealers Hand serves as both a personal history of the evolving Chinese art market and a catalogue of Chinese art illustrated with over 500 objects As the West awakes, with some apprehension, to the economic power of that once-supine dragon, China, A Dealers Hand is a timely reminder that its material culture has never failed to entrance and amaze those looking in from the outside, no less over the 50 years covered here than in the more distant past.

Giuseppe Eskenazi is the pre-eminent expert and dealer in Chinese art and therefore well-placed to cast light on one aspect of this cultural relationship. Hajni Elias is a highly experienced researcher in the field. Together they have woven a narrative with several strands: Giuseppes progression from young boy in Constantinople to doyen of Chinese art dealers, enlivened by reminiscence and anecdote- an overview of the market for Chinese art in the West and the part played in it by scholars, dealers, auction houses, museums and collectors- and a fabulous pictorial record of hundreds of the marvelous works of art that have passed through the Eskenazi Gallerys doors and amaze those looking in from outside, no less over the 50 years covered here than in the more distant past.



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