Chinese, Japanese & South East Asian Art


Roseberys’ Chinese, Japanese & South East Asian Art department conducts two auctions per year, in May and November, coinciding with and officially participating in the prestigious internationally renowned Asian Art in London

The department is recognised as one of the premier auction houses in the UK for selling Chinese, Japanese and South East Asian works of art, and has achieved numerous noteworthy successes with porcelain, paintings, jade, organic materials, and textiles in recent years and is acutely attuned to the ever-developing tastes of international collectors and prestigious galleries. 

In an increasingly complex market fraught with pitfalls, Roseberys’ specialists place great emphasis on academic and accurate cataloguing, and impeccable presentation of collections they handle, to ensure that all items offered reach a broad international audience who can buy with absolute confidence.

With a wealth of in-house experience our team of specialists are available for complimentary auction valuations and to advise on the current market. Please do not hesitate to contact a member of our specialist team.

Next Auction 11 November

Now welcoming consignments

Highlights & Results


KIM JUN-GEUN (KISAN, KOREAN, late 19th-early 20th century), ink and colour on silk, a set of fourteen genre paintings

Price Realised: £115,000

YUAN YAO (c.1720-1780), ink and colour on silk, hanging scroll, 'Spring Dawn in the Han Palace'

Price Realised: £47,500

REN YI (REN BONIAN, Chinese, 1840-1895), ink and colour on paper, hanging scroll.

Price Realised: £31,250

A rare Chinese porcelain bottle vase, Kangxi period

Price Realised: £11,250

Talk to a Specialist


Bill Forrest
Head of Department
+44 (0) 20 8761 2522

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Sam Howard
+44 (0) 20 8761 2522

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