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    Sale 2606

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    26 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 896

    CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007)

    Price Realised  

    CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007)
    Return from Hunting
    Scroll, mounted and framedm, ink and colour on paper
    179 x 95.5 cm. (70 1/2 x 37 5/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with one seal of the artist
    Dated autumn, guichou year (1973)
    One collector's seal


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    US$129,000-154,800

    Literature

    Dangdai Dashi Guohua Diancnag - Cheng Shifa, Modern Education Press, Hong Kong, 2004, p.30.
    Zhongguo Huatan (Painting Circle in China), Academy Press, Beijing, 2006, p.36.
    Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu Shuhuazhan (The Art of Cheng Shifa Exhibition) Video Recording, Beijing, 2006.
    Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu (Art of Cheng Shifa), China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Publishing Corporation, 2006,p.72.
    Special Issue of Cheng Shifa, National Post Bureau (Postcard), Beijing Postal Administration Bureau, 2006.
    Jiancnag 3 (Collecting and Connoisseurship), Shanghai Painting Publication House, 2006, p.106.
    Exhibition Catalogue, Meishu Jingyin Zai Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa (Genius Painters in Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa), Shenzhen Art Museum, 2007, p.105.


    Exhibited

    Beijing, Yanhuang Art Museum, Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu Zhan (Art od Cheng Shifa), 2 April 2006.
    Shenzhen Art Museum, Meishu Jingyin Zai Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa (Genius Painters in Shanzhen - Cheng Shifa), 18 March - 8 April 2007.