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    Sale 2606

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    26 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1017

    CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007)

    Price Realised  

    CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007)
    An Owl Moves Its Nest
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink on paper
    26.1 x 18.8 cm. (10 1/4 x 7 3/8 in.)
    Inscribed with one seal of the artist


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    Literature

    Zhongguo Gudai Yuyan Gushi (Ancient Chinese Stories Collections), Youth and Child Publication House, 1954, Illustration.
    Cheng Shifa Shuhua 6 (Paintings and Calligraphy of Cheng Shifa 6), Xiling Seal Association Publishing House, Hangzhou, 1981, pp.30.
    Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu (Art of Cheng Shifa), China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Publishing Corporation, 2006,p.31.
    Exhibition Catalogue, Meishu Jingying Zai Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa (Genius Painters in Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa), Shenzhen Art Museum, 2007,p.39.


    Exhibited

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