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    Sale 2703

    Asian Contemporary Art and Chinese 20th Century Art (Evening Sale)

    24 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 517

    FANG LIJUN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    FANG LIJUN
    (b. 1963)
    1994 No. 6
    signed in Chinese; titled '1994 No.6' (lower left)
    oil on canvas
    180 x 251 cm. (70 3/4 x 98 7/8 in.)
    Painted in 1994


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    Provenance

    Chinese Contemporary Gallery, London
    Acquired from the above by the present owner


    Pre-Lot Text

    An Important Swiss Collection of Chinese Avant-Garde Art


    Literature

    22nd International Biennial of Sao Paulo, exh. cat., Hanart TZ Gallery, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1994 (illustrated, p. 59).
    Fang Lijun, exh.cat., Galerie Bellefroid, Paris, France, 1995 (illustrated, unpaged).
    Fang Lijun: Human Images in an Uncertain Age, exh. cat., The Japan Foundation Asia Center, Tokyo, Japan, 1996 (illustrated, p. 55).
    Hebei Education Press, Chinese Artists of Today: Fang Lijun- Documentation Library of Today Art Museum, Hebei, China, 2006 (illustrated, p. 408).


    Exhibited

    Sao Paulo, Brazil, 22nd International Biennial of Sao Paulo, 12 October - 11 December, 1994.
    Paris, France, Galerie Bellefroid, Fang Lijun, 30 March - 29 April, 1995.
    Tokyo, Japan, The Japan Foundation Asia Center, Fang Lijun: Human Images in an Uncertain Age, 1996.