This Lot has been sourced from overseas.
When auctioned, such property will remain under “bond” with the applicable import customs duties and taxes being deferred unless and until the property is brought into free circulation in the PRC.
Prospective buyers are reminded that after paying for such lots in full and cleared funds, if they wish to import the lots into the PRC, they will be responsible for and will have to pay the applicable import customs duties and taxes. The rates of import customs duty and tax are based on the value of the goods and the relevant customs regulations and classifications in force at the time of import.
Galerie Chalette, New York
Solomon B. Smith, Chicago
Art Institute of Chicago, by bequest from the above, 1986
Their sale; Christie's, New York, 9 November 2011, lot 767
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner
Please note that the correct estimate of Lot 104 should be RMB 140,000-200,000.
This lot is consigned by Christie’s Inc.