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    Sale 2604

    Chinese 20th Century Art (Day Sale)

    25 May 2008, Hong Kong

  • Lot 326

    ZAO WOU-KI

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    ZAO WOU-KI
    (ZHAO WUJI, Born in 1920)
    Montagnes et soleil; Les grandes baigneuses; Two Trees & L'aurore
    signed, dated and edition 'Wou-Ki Zao; 53; 55; 56; 53/95; 68/125; 20/60 & XXVIII/LX' in Chinese & Pinyin (bottom)
    four lithograph prints
    30 x 45 cm. (11 3/4 x 17 3/4 in.); 44 x 58.5 cm. (17 1/4 x 23 in.); 50 x 65 cm. (19 1/2 x 25 1/2 in.) & 44 x 65.5 cm. (17 1/4 x 25 3/4 in.)
    edition 28/60; 53/95; 20/60 & 68/125
    Executed in 1951; 1953; 1955 & 1956
    Printed by E. and J. Desjobert, Paris
    Published by La Guilde internationale de la Gravure, Geneve
    Published by l'Oeuvre Gravee, Zurich
    Published by Gerald Cramer, Geneve (4)


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    Literature

    Arts et Metiers Graphiques, Zao Wou-Ki Les estampes 1937-1974, Paris, France, 1975, plate 61, 85, 99 & 101.
    Edition Heede & Moestrup, Zao Wou-Ki: The Graphic Work A Catalogue Raisonne 1937-1995, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1994, plate 59, 83, 96 & 98.