Asian Art expertise at Lyon
We are proud to introduce our specialized expertise services dedicated to Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, and Southeast Asian art in the heart of this magnificent city. Our mission is to provide you with unparalleled expertise in the region while guiding you through the artistic treasures of Asia, whether they are ancient or contemporary. In this introduction, we invite you to explore our capabilities, our areas of expertise, as well as our commitment to assist you in discovering and valuing Asian art in Lyon.
Our Expertise and Specializations
Chinese art is one of our preferred specialties. The long and rich history of China is reflected in its artistic diversity, from ancient bronze and jade sculptures to delicate ink paintings. Our qualified experts are capable of authenticating, documenting, and valuing these artworks, providing you with an in-depth understanding of Chinese art.
Japanese art is celebrated for its delicacy, simplicity, and refinement. Whether you are passionate about ukiyo-e prints, raku ceramics, or wooden sculptures, our team is ready to assess, advise, and guide you in all aspects of Japanese art.
Vietnam has a unique artistic tradition that blends Chinese and Indian influences. Our expertise in Vietnamese art encompasses ceramics, lacquerware, wood carving, and much more. We are here to guide you in exploring this diverse and lesser-known art.
Southeast Asian Art
Southeast Asia is a mosaic of cultures, which is reflected in its art. Whether it's stone sculptures from Indonesia, lacquerware from Myanmar, or traditional Thai paintings, our team is proficient in assessing and appreciating these unique artistic treasures.
Art Institutions in Lyon
Lyon is a city rich in culture, and this extends to its art institutions related to Asian art. Here are some must-visit institutions in Lyon for Asian art enthusiasts:
Museum of Fabrics and Decorative Arts
The Museum of Fabrics and Decorative Arts is one of Lyon's treasures. While primarily focused on textiles and decorative arts, it boasts an impressive collection of Asian art, including textiles, traditional costumes, and decorative objects from China, Japan, and other parts of Asia.
Museum of Confluences
The Museum of Confluences is an exceptional discovery center that explores the cultural and scientific diversity of our world. Its exhibitions unveil the art and culture of Asia through fascinating pieces, from sculptures to ritual objects.
Institute of East Asian Studies (IAO)
The Institute of East Asian Studies is a major research center dedicated to the study of Asia in France. It offers a wealth of resources for those looking to deepen their understanding of Asia, its culture, and its art. The IAO is a valuable partner for art enthusiasts and researchers in Asian art.
Two Sales Options and Personalized Assistance
If you are considering selling Asian art pieces, our cabinet offers a comprehensive support service. We collaborate closely with renowned auction houses and private collectors to ensure the success of your transactions. Whether it's a discreet private sale or a public auction, we help you plan, promote, and execute your sale, maximizing your return on investment.
We understand that selling Asian art can be a complex process, which is why our team of experts is here to guide you at every step of the way. From the initial assessment to auction management and negotiations, we work closely with you to ensure the success of your sale.
At the Gauchet Art Asiatique Cabinet, our mission is to provide you with a comprehensive experience in Asian art in Lyon. Whether you are a passionate enthusiast, a seasoned collector, or a curious novice, we are here to meet your needs for expertise, advice, and support for your Asian art sales.
Feel free to contact us today to further explore the artistic treasures of Asia, whether within our cabinet or through Lyon's art institutions. Allow us to guide you on this fascinating journey through Asian art, where the beauty and culture of the East are revealed in each exceptional artwork.