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    Sale 7672

    Post War & Contemporary Art Day Sale (Afternoon)

    1 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 369

    Yang Shaobin (b. 1963)

    Police Series No. 5

    Price Realised  

    Yang Shaobin (b. 1963)
    Police Series No. 5
    signed in English and Chinese and dated 'YANG SHAOBIN 1996' (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    16 1/8 x 13in. (41 x 33cm.)
    Painted in 1996


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    Provenance

    Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong.
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 1997.


    Literature

    8 + 8 - 1: Selected Paintings by 15 Contemporary Artists, Schoeni Art Gallery, Hong Kong 1997 (illustrated, p. 88).
    Yang Shaobin, Paris 2004 (illustrated, p. 72).
    Yang Shaobin: Essence of Violence, Hebei 2006 (illustrated, p. 62).