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    Sale 2708

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    25 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 759

    CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007)

    Price Realised  

    CHENG SHIFA (1921-2007)
    Celebration at a Dai Village
    Hanging scroll, mounted and framed, ink on paper
    91 x 60.3 cm. (35 1/4 x 23 3/4 in.)
    With one seal of the artist


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    US$36,100-49,000

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the format of this painting should be hanging scroll instead of hanging scroll, mounted and framed as stated in the catalogue.


    Literature

    Cheng Shifa Shuhua 4 (Paintings and Calligraphy of Cheng Shifa 4), Xiling Seal Association Publishing House, Hangzhou, 1980, p.62.
    Dangdai Dashi Guohua Diancang -- Cheng Shifa, Modern Education Press, Hong Kong, 2004, p.44.
    Cheng Shifa Huihua Yishu (The Art of Cheng Shifa), China Federation of Literary and Art Circles Publishing Corporation, 2006, p.57.
    Exhibition Catalogue, Meishu Jingying Zai Shenzhen - Cheng Shifa (Genius Painters in Shenzhen -- Cheng Shifa), Shenzhen Art Museum, 2007, p.40.


    Exhibited

    Shenzhen Art Museum, Meishu Jingying Zai Shenzhen V Cheng Shifa (Genius Painters in Shenzhen VV Cheng Shifa), 18 March V 8 April 2007.