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    Sale 12551

    Fine Chinese Modern Paintings

    31 May 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 1293

    WU GUANZHONG (1919 - 2010)

    Boating by the Shore

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    WU GUANZHONG (1919 - 2010)
    Boating by the Shore
    Scroll, mounted and framed, ink and colour on paper
    47 x 54.5 cm. (18 ½ x 21 ½ in.)
    Inscribed and signed, with two seals of the artist
    Dated 1984
    Dedicated to Gengchun


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    Pre-Lot Text

    LOTS 1291 1294
    PROPERTY FORMERLY FROM THE COLLECTION OF SU GENGCHUN
    Su Gengchun (1924-2001) was born in Shen prefecture, Hebei. In his youth, he worked for his father in the painting and calligraphy store, Zhen Gu Zhai. Later, he was hired by the Guangdong Museum, and appointed as member of the National Cultural Relic Appraisal Committee, working predominantly in paintings and calligraphy appraisals.