LYON & TURNBULL – Auctioneers since 1826

Head of Asian Art

One of the UK’s oldest and largest fine art and antique auctioneers, Lyon & Turnbull, are looking for a new Head of Asian Art to join their extensive specialist team. As members of the prestigious Asian Art in London group they hold four dedicated UK auctions per annum (two in London/two in Edinburgh).

This is an exciting full-time senior position that will require the successful candidate to be experienced (minimum 3 to 5 years relevant experience), highly organised and extremely knowledgeable in the field of Chinese and Japanese art.  An ability to speak Mandarin will be a distinct advantage.

Full UK driving licence essential as travel required.  Competitive salary dependant on experience.  Initial Applications by email (covering letter and CV) to Laura Henderson at Laura.henderson@lyonandturnbull.com | 0131 557 8844


Art Asia is offering a special discount for OCS members of 30% off the retail price of their beautiful Chinese language publication of Chinese Ceramics: Highlights of the Sir Percival David Collection.

Originally published in English by the British Museum, Chinese Ceramics: Highlights of the Sir Percival David Collection is co-authored by Regina Krahl, Past President of The Oriental Ceramic Society and International Research Consultant at Sotheby’s and Jessica Harrison-Hall, Curator of the Sir Percival David Collection and Chinese Ceramics and Vietnamese Art at the British Museum. The book provides a stunning overview, highlighting 50 groups of ceramics from almost 1,700 objects of this world-renowned collection.

The Chinese language version published by Art Asia was translated by Baoping Li, Senior International Researcher and Director at Sotheby’s and Wei Huang, lecturer at the Jingdezhen Ceramic Institute. The Chinese language version is a hard back copy which has expanded on the original English version to include more and enlarged pictures of this exquisite ceramics collection.

•          Dimensions: 230mm x 290mm
•          Pages: 180
•          Photos: 200

Art Asia is offering OCS members a special discount price of £33.99 (retail price: £49.97).

To order, please email book@art-asia.co.uk quoting your OCS membership or call 02076365542.