• Fine Chinese Modern Paintings auction at Christies

    Sale 2727

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    29 November 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 677

    HUANG JUNBI (1898-1991)

    Price Realised  

    HUANG JUNBI (1898-1991)
    Bamboo and Rock
    Hanging scroll, ink on paper
    58.6 x 33.5 cm. (23 1/8 x 13 1/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated autumn, renyin year (1962)
    Dedicated to Zhenqing

    Note:
    Huang Junbi taught Chinese painting at the Guangzhou City Art Academy at the time of its inception around 1926 and met Chen Zhenqing at the same time. Although Huang later emmigrated to Taiwan, he still made the effort to get together with his friends in Hong Kong, visiting in 1962 Wu Yifeng's exhibition. At that time Huang also gifted his painting of a magpie to Chen at the Yuen Yuen Institute.


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    US$5,200-7,700

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    Property of Mr Chen Zhenqing