ASIANDECO.COM

 

Managing Director:   Stephen Foo

 

 

Stephen received his Master's degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1978.

For over thirty years Stephen has owned several Asian art galleries across the US and acted as a consultant and gallerist of Asian artifacts.  Over that time span Stephen's activities have included the import and distribution of Asian arts and antiques.  He also acted as a consultant and advisor to several major clients on their purchase of numerous Asian arts.  Stephen is also active in the Chinese academic circle associated with the Imperial seals of the Qing dynasty and the study of ancient jade carvings.

Stephen is fluent in both Chinese and English. 

Stephen's area of expertise include:  the imperial seals of the Qing dynasty, jade carvings, jade ornaments,  cloisonné,  porcelain,  ivory carvings, snuff bottles and furniture, of  both the Ming and Qing dynasties.  He is also well versed in Japanese Satsuma  as well as Japanese netsuke, inro, and ojime of the Meiji and Edo periods.

Stephen is a member of the International Society of Appraisers.