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    Sale 2706

    Chinese 20th Century Art (Day Sale)

    25 May 2009, Hong Kong

  • Lot 938

    ZAO WOU-KI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ZAO WOU-KI
    (ZHAO WUJI, b. 1920)
    09-02-61
    signed 'Wou-Ki Zao' in Chinese & Pinyin (lower right); signed 'ZAO WOU-Ki' in Pinyin; inscribed '5. Sept. 60 9.2.61' in English (on the reverse)
    oil on canvas
    114.3 x 146 cm. (45 x 57 1/2 in.)
    Painted in 1960


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    Provenance

    Kootz Gallery, USA
    Private Collection, USA
    Private Collection, Asia


    Literature

    Jean Leymarie, Zao Wou-Ki, Ediciones Poligrafa, Barcelona, Spain. Documentation by Francoise Marquet, 1978 (illustrated in black and white, plate 294, p. 284).