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    Sale 2602

    Asian Contemporary Art (Evening Sale)

    24 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 159

    YUE MINJUN

    Price Realised  

    YUE MINJUN
    (Born in 1962)
    Big Swans
    signed and dated 'Yue Minjun; 2003' in Chinese & Pinyin (lower right & on reverse)
    oil on canvas
    200 x 280 cm. (78 3/4 x 110 1/4 in.)
    Painted in 2003


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    Provenance

    CP Artspace, Jakarta, Indonesia
    Acquired from the above by the present owner in 2005


    Literature

    Hebei Education Press, Yue Minjun-The Lost Self, Hebei, China, 2005, pp. 180-181. (illustrated)

    Sichuan Fine Arts Press, Chinese Oil Painters-Yue Minjun, Chengdu, China, 2006, p. 133. (illustrated)


    Exhibited

    Jakarta, Indonesia, CP Artspace, Yue Minjun: Post Auratic Self Portrait of Yue Minjun, 16 March - 16 April, 2005.