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    Sale 12551

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    31 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 1305

    WU GUANZHONG (1919 - 2010)

    A Sleepless City

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    WU GUANZHONG (1919 - 2010)
    A Sleepless City
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    60 x 48 cm. (23 5/8 x 18 7/8 in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated 1999

    PROVENANCE:
    Lot 22, 5 October 2014, Asia+/First Open, Christie's Hong Kong.

    EXHIBITED:
    Beijing, China, National Art Museum of China, Emotion & Innovation Wu Guanzhongs Wash Painting Career, July 2004.
    Paris, UNESCO, Emotion & Innovation Wu Guanzhongs Wash Painting Career, June 2004.
    Beijing, China, National Art Museum of China, The 1999 Exhibition of Wu Guanzhongs Art, 1999.

    LITERATURE:
    Wu Guanzhong, Vol. 2, Jiangxi Art Publishing Co., Beijing, 2009, p. 288.
    The Complete Works of Wu Guanzhong, Vol. 8, Hunan Fine Arts Publishing House, Hunan, 2007, p. 131.
    Cai Mian Chao Tian: Wu Guanzhongs World, Shanghai Hua Bao Publishing Co., Shanghai, 2005, p. 233.
    Hua Wai Yin: Wu Guanzhong, Shandong Hua Bao Publishing Co., Shandong, 2005, p. 197.
    Emotion & Innovation Wu Guanzhongs Wash Painting Career, Hunan Art Publishing House, Changsha, 2004, p. 105.
    The Landscape of Life: Wu Guanzhongs Album in Art, Vol. 4, Joint Publishing, 2002, p. 141.
    The 1999 Exhibition of Wu Guanzhongs Art, Jiangxi Art Publishing Co., Jiangxi, 1999, pp. 166-167.


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