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    Sale 2606

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    26 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 916

    WU GUANZHONG (BORN 1919)

    Price Realised  

    WU GUANZHONG (BORN 1919)
    Da Zhu River, Sichuan
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    32 x 53.5 cm. (12 5/8 x 21 1/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated 1996


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    US$103,200-154,800

    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this painting is painting in 1970s instead of 1996 as stated in the catalogue. It is further inscribed by the artist in 1996.


    Literature

    60's-90's The Art of Wu Guanzhong, China Three Gorges Publishing House, 1996, p.13.
    Wu Guanzhong - Connoisseur's Choice II, People's Fine Arts Publishing House, 2003, pp.16-17.
    The Landscape of Life I - Wu Guanzhong's Album in Art, Joint Publishing, Hong Kong 2003, pp.180-181.
    The Collected Works of Wu Guanzhong 5, Hunan Fine Arts Publishing House, 2007, p.78.


    Exhibited

    Hong Kong, Exchange Square "60's-90's The Art of Wu Guanzhong", October 1996.