6 October 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A CALLIGRAPHIC PANEL BY YUSUF CHEN JINHUI (B. 1938)
Black ink on rice paper, Arabic in the zhong-kai style, the brushstrokes forming a tree, the last chapter of the qu'ran, with the seal and signature of the artist to bottom left, glazed and framed - 40 7/8 x 22 1/8in (103.5 x 56.5cm)
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A similar work by the artist was recently sold at Pierre Berge & Associes, Paris in their Arts d'Orient, Extreme-Orient, Archaeologie sale May 28, 29 2008, Lot 12.
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