Yet another great sale year for Chinese art, both old and new:
Bloomberg's article has the details.
Yongle-period gilt-bronze figure of a seated Buddha. Sold for US$30.5 million
Ming, Chenghua-era “Palace” Bowl. Sold for US$18.2 million
"The Last Supper" (2001) by contemporary painter Zeng Fanzhi. Sold for US$23.3 million, a
new record for a Chinese contemporary artist at auction.