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    Sale 2619

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    2 December 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 1485

    CHENG SHIFA (1921 - 2007)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    CHENG SHIFA (1921 - 2007)
    Two Beauties
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    91 x 68.5 cm. (35 3/4 x 27 in.)
    Inscribed with a poem and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated sixth month, jiwei year (1979)


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    US$64,500-77,400

    Literature

    Cheng Shifa Shuhua 5 (Paintings and Calligraphy of Cheng Shifa 5), Xiling Seal Association Publishing House, Hangzhou, 1980, p.92.
    Zhongguo Jing Xiandai Mingjia Huaji - Cheng Shifa (Paintings of Cheng Shifa), People's Fine Art Publishing House, Beijing, 2004, p.81.
    Dangkdai Dashi Guohua Diancang --- Cheng Shifa, Modern Education Press, Hong Kong, 2004, p.5.
    Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu (Art of Cheng Shifa), China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Publishing Corporation, 2006, cover & p.80.
    Special Issue of Cheng Shifa, National Post Bureau [Postcard], Beijing Postal Administration Bureau, 2006, cover.
    Zhongguo Huatan (Painting Circle in China), Academy Press, Beijing, 2006, p. 35.
    Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu Shuhuazhan (The Art of Cheng Shifa Exhibition) Video Recording, Beijing, 2006.


    Exhibited

    Beijing, Yanhuang Art Museum, Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu Zhan (Art of Cheng Shifa), 21 April 2006.
    Shenzhen Art Museum, Meishu Jingyin Zai Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa (Genius Painters in Shenzhen --- Cheng Shifa), 18 March - 8 April 2007.