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  • 404 - Indo-European & Asian Art in Singapore

    Sale: Saturday 22 October 2011, 7 p.m.
    Viewing: Thursday 20 & Friday 21 October, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. & Saturday 22 October, 11 a.m. - 1.30 p.m.

    With great success and since many years AAG has been organising auctions of Indo-European Art. These ‘colonial’ paintings, watercolours and drawings are defined by the distinct and recognisable features of the landscape of the former ‘Dutch-Indies’. Amongst the subjects typically depicted are: the bringing of offerings at the temple, beautiful semi-nude Indonesian women, the cockfight, farmers on the paddy fields, and of course the beautiful views of a volcano at sunset.

    Meanwhile many of these works have lost their appeal on the Dutch market; the connection with the old Indonesia is fading and these works with their typical colours often do not combine well with our contemporary Northern-European interiors.

    In South-East Asia however there is a growing collector’s market for these works. And our auctions are instrumental in returning these works of art to their place of origin.

    Names of some of these well-known painters are for example: Le Mayeur, Bonnet, Hofker, Dooijewaard, Sonnega, Adolfs, Israels, Ohl, Eland, Imandt and Beynon. These artists are usually a guarantee for a successful sale.

    If you would like a free valuation of your Indo-European art, please contact Talita Teves, T: +31 - 20 - 301 29 50.
    It is also possible to send us a photograph of the work by e-mail: info@aagauctioneers.com