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    Sale 2602

    Asian Contemporary Art (Evening Sale)

    24 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 160

    YUE MINJUN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    YUE MINJUN
    (Born in 1962)
    The Sun
    signed and dated 'Yue Minjun; 2000' in Pinyin (lower right)
    acrylic on canvas
    200 x 280 cm. (78 x 110 in.)
    Painted in 2000


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    Provenance

    Christie's Hong Kong, 29 May 2005, Lot 373
    Acquired from the above sale by the present owner


    Literature

    Yue Minjun - Soaking in Silly Laughter, exh. cat., Soobin Art Gallery, Singapore, 2002, pp. 28-29. (illustrated)

    Shanghai Gallery of Art, Beyond Boundaries, Shanghai, China, 2003, p. 181. (illustrated)

    Hebei Education Press, Yue Minjun-The Lost Self, Hebei, China, 2005, p. 117. (illustrated)

    Sichuan Fine Arts Press, Chinese Oil Painters-Yue Minjun, Chengdu, China, 2006, pp. 62-63. (illustrated)




    Exhibited

    Singapore, Soobin Art Gallery, Yue Minjun - Soaking in Silly Laughter, October, 2002.