• The Sunday Sale - Property fro auction at Christies

    Sale 5461

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Collection of The Baroness Dunn

    14 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    FANG ZHAOLIN (CHINESE, 1914-2006)

    Price Realised  


    FANG ZHAOLIN (CHINESE, 1914-2006)
    Sampans and pleasure crafts with figures, a mountainous shoreline beyond
    signed and dated '1996 Fang Zhaolin'
    ink and watercolour on laid paper, laid down on a mount sheet
    26¼ x 53 in. (66.5 x 135 cm.)

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    A female painter and calligrapher born in Wuxi in 1914, Fang Zhaolin studied under Tao Peifong before reading Modern European History in England. She returned to Hong Kong in 1953. Examples of her work can be found in the Guggenheim Museum, New York and the Hong Kong Museum of Art.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    A gift from the artist's daughter to The Baroness Dunn.